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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1988) 13 (4): 753–757.
Published: 01 August 1988
...Sylvia N. Tesh Barbara Ellen Smith, Digging Our Own Graves: Coal Miners and the Struggle over Black Lung Disease (Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1987), 270 pp., $24.95. Peter S. Barth, The Tragedy of Black Lung: Federal Compensation for Occupational Disease (Kalamazoo, MI: W. E...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1989) 14 (2): 435–438.
Published: 01 April 1989
.... The chapters in part one analyze some of the early precedents for and origins of contemporary institutions, particularly workers’ compensation and union-spon- sored health plans. Alan Derickson offers a fascinating case study of the Coeur d’Alene Miners’ Union Hospital, founded in 1891 by a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1989) 14 (2): 433–435.
Published: 01 April 1989
...-spon- sored health plans. Alan Derickson offers a fascinating case study of the Coeur d’Alene Miners’ Union Hospital, founded in 1891 by a federation of hardrock miners’ unions in northern Idaho. Miners pushed to replace the company doctor system with their own hospital as part of the larger...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1988) 13 (2): 389–390.
Published: 01 April 1988
... House, 1987. $18.95. Digging Our Own Graves: Coal Miners and the Struggle Over Black Lung. By Barbara Ellen Smith. 240 pp. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1987. $24.95. Health Systems Agencies: A Comprehensive Examination of Planning and Process. By Sondra Z. Koff. 233 pp. New York...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1994) 19 (3): 670–673.
Published: 01 June 1994
... University Press, 1991. 229 pp. $29.95 cloth. The association between inhaling dust and its ill effects on an individual’s health has a long history, starting in ancient times with the recognition that mine dust inhalation was connected with lung diseases of miners. Silicosis, although “ancient...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1989) 14 (2): 438–443.
Published: 01 April 1989
... Copyright © 1989 by Duke University Press 1989 438 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law miners’ union hospital in Idaho or the industry-sponsored research on tetraethyl lead, each author is consistently alert to the implications of class position. This perspective lends a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1996) 21 (4): 886–889.
Published: 01 August 1996
.... New York: Avon Books, 1996. 344 pp. $15.99 paper. Nutrition Bible. Jean Anderson, M.S., and Barbara Deskins, Ph.D., R.D. New York: William Morrow, 1995. $30.00 cloth. USP Guide to Vitamins and Minerals. Authority of the U.S. Pharmacopeia. New York: Avon Books, 1996. 334 pp. $6.99 paper. ...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1982) 7 (2): 572–574.
Published: 01 April 1982
... provisions of the Coal Wage Agreement and studying the effects of cost-sharing on the health care claims experience of miners. Sherman R. Williams (M.P.H., Sc.D., Johns Hopkins University) is currently retired from a position of Senior Research Manager in the intramural research program of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1994) 19 (4): 922–924.
Published: 01 August 1994
... likely to be safer, less expensive, and equally effective; and drug companies produce and excessively promote expensive “luxury drugs,” such as multivitamins alone or in combination with minerals, combination antibiotics, or combinations of antibiotic and antibacterial agents. One of the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1982) 7 (3): 580–628.
Published: 01 June 1982
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1983) 8 (1): 199–202.
Published: 01 February 1983
... real earnings of Black miners in South Africa in the mid- 70s, an increase of over 200%. Coupled with increased government expen- ditures and greater foreign aid, this has resulted in much higher levels of imports and private consumption, notably of higher-value foodstuffs such as meat and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2000) 25 (4): 782–786.
Published: 01 August 2000
.... Derickson, Alan. 1988 . Workers' Health,Workers' Democracy: The Western Miners' Struggle for Health and Safety,1891–1925 . Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. Hamilton, Alice. 1943 . Exploring the Dangerous Trades . Boston: Little, Brown. Kazis, Richard, and Richard L. Grossman. 1982 . Fear at...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2000) 25 (4): 743–750.
Published: 01 August 2000
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2000) 25 (4): 751–759.
Published: 01 August 2000
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2000) 25 (4): 760–769.
Published: 01 August 2000
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2000) 25 (4): 770–774.
Published: 01 August 2000
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2000) 25 (4): 775–781.
Published: 01 August 2000
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2000) 25 (4): 787–792.
Published: 01 August 2000
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2007) 32 (3): 535–538.
Published: 01 June 2007
... dur- ing legal discovery. These sources, which show a very different picture, include George Slade’s thesis on asbestos miners in South Africa (1930); Stevenson and Pedley’s study of asbestosis among Quebec miners (1930); the Saranac studies from the 1930s on asbestosis and lung cancer; the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2007) 32 (3): 539–543.
Published: 01 June 2007
... dur- ing legal discovery. These sources, which show a very different picture, include George Slade’s thesis on asbestos miners in South Africa (1930); Stevenson and Pedley’s study of asbestosis among Quebec miners (1930); the Saranac studies from the 1930s on asbestosis and lung cancer; the...