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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2017) 42 (5): 841–863.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Daniel Q. Gillion Abstract What are the different rhetorical approaches presidents used to address minority health inequality? More importantly, how have the efforts of presidents impacted minorities' perceptions of health? I offer a historical perspective that describes the three major periods of...
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Published: 01 October 2017
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2006) 31 (1): 153–184.
Published: 01 February 2006
... legislative attitudes and awareness of the issue. The mix of strategies adopted across the states reflects the differing ways that states understand gaps in minority health and changing strategies over time. Historically, California, Florida, and Louisiana (all states with substantial minority populations...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1977) 1 (4): 514–522.
Published: 01 August 1977
... Publishing Company, 1974, 270 pages, $15.00. Jerry L. Weaver, National Health Policy and the Underserved: Ethnic Minorities, Women and the Elderly , St. Louis: C. V. Mosby Company, 1976, 161 pages, $7.25. Copyright © 1977 by Duke University Press 1977 Jerry L. Weaver, National Health...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2017) 42 (5): 901–924.
Published: 01 October 2017
... (HINTS), we examine racial differences in obtaining health information online via mobile devices. We find that blacks and Latinos are more likely to trust online newspapers to get health information than whites. Minorities who have access to a mobile device are more likely to rely on the Internet for...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2014) 39 (1): 57–95.
Published: 01 February 2014
... rather than the strong opposition from the minority party. Accounts of the 2009–10 congressional debate over health care often focus on the partisan dynamics at play. At the start of the debate, Democrats held a substantial electoral and governing coalition in the form of a solid majority of the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1993) 18 (3): 551–628.
Published: 01 June 1993
... Philosophy 8 ( 4 ): 381 -88. Schlesinger , Mark . 1986 . On the Limits of Expanding Health Care Reform: Chronic Care in Prepaid Settings. Milbank Quarterly 64 ( 2 ): 189 -215. Schlesinger , Mark . 1987 . Paying the Price: Medical Care, Minorities and the Newly Competitive Health...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2017) 42 (6): 1099–1112.
Published: 01 December 2017
... policies directed at minors. Copyright © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 Freely available online through the Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law open access option. harm reduction moral psychology tobacco population health electronic cigarettes Harm reduction policies are...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2013) 38 (2): 393–419.
Published: 01 April 2013
... services such as contraception. Our findings suggest that concentrated efforts are needed to make sure that health services are available and accessible to populations who fall through the cracks of health care reform, including immigrants, minors and young adults, and women living outside urban areas. In...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2004) 29 (2): 237–268.
Published: 01 April 2004
... level of quality and degree of access of the program (Crawford 2000). The Demographics of Insurance Attitudes toward health care and health insurance are often closely related to race and ethnicity. In Oregon, as in the rest of the nation, minority chil- dren are more likely to be uninsured than...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2008) 33 (2): 343–357.
Published: 01 April 2008
... role of nonmedical factors in producing health status, that most agree that health status involves community- as well as individual-level choices and actions, and that all but a small minor- 354 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law ity support policies that would expand insurance...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2007) 32 (1): 51–87.
Published: 01 February 2007
...Jennifer Prah Ruger The years 2003-2004 marked the tenth anniversary of the rapid rise and demise of the Clinton administration's health reform efforts. Health reform may again be a political issue in the 2008 congressional and presidential elections. However, analysts still disagree over why large...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2002) 27 (3): 379–400.
Published: 01 June 2002
... available report cards, we have to ask whether they accurately and equally capture the problems affecting different population subgroups. Many of the leading causes of 384 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law death among minority and low-income groups (such as strokes, AIDS, and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1976) 1 (3): 338–354.
Published: 01 June 1976
...Dan E. Beauchamp Alcoholism policy since the repeal of Prohibition has been largely based on the assumption that alcohol problems are the result of the failure of a small minority to “control” their drinking. Thus, in sharp contrast to the approach to other drug policies, the problem of alcohol...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1997) 22 (1): 147–184.
Published: 01 February 1997
...Ezekiel J. Emanuel; Linda L. Emanuel There are two prominent trends in health care today: first, increasing demands for accountability, and second, increasing provision of care through managed care organizations. These trends promote the question: What form of accountability is appropriate to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1990) 15 (1): 1–67.
Published: 01 February 1990
...Martin Pfaff The empirical evidence available for OECD countries suggests that economic factors play a major role and that demographic factors play a minor role in explaining differences in health care spending across countries. When countries are grouped on the basis of their health care systems...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2004) 29 (2): 177–202.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Howard Leichter One out of every six nonelderly Americans without health insurance lives in California. The problem of access to competent and dependable health care is especially problematic among the state's minority, and especially Hispanic,population. Because one-third of the country's...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1981) 6 (3): 542–557.
Published: 01 June 1981
..., advantages to younger and minority workers, economy for employers, greater productivity, and, in certain industries, greater public safety. Major arguments against include: adverse effect on physical and mental health of many employees, inordinate cost to society–both in terms of pensions and loss of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2013) 38 (1): 27–55.
Published: 01 February 2013
...Brad Wright To make them more responsive to their community's needs, federally qualified health centers (FQHCs) are required to have a governing board comprising at least 51 percent consumers. However, the extent to which consumer board members actually resemble the typical FQHC patient has not...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2019) 44 (1): 113–146.
Published: 01 February 2019
... health care disparities for members of racial, ethnic, and sexual minority groups and so are a key focus to eliminate these disparities (Koh, Graham, and Glied 2011 ; Andrulis et al. 2010 ). Provisions in the Affordable Care Act (Andrulis et al. 2010 ) as well as disparity-reduction plans developed by...