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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2000) 25 (3): 473–498.
Published: 01 June 2000
.... Blank, R. H. 1992 . Mother and Fetus:Changing Notions of Maternal Responsibility . New York:Greenwood. Brinkley, D. 1977 . NBC Evening News , 31 May. Vanderbilt Television News Archive. ———. 1978 . NBC Evening News , 26 June. Vanderbilt Television News Archive. ———. 1979 . NBC Evening...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2000) 25 (3): 589–592.
Published: 01 June 2000
...George W. Dowdall Drew Humphries. Crack Mothers: Pregnancy, Drugs, and the Media . Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1999. 206 pp. $30.00 cloth. © 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 Egan, T. 1999 . A Drug Ran Its Course, Then Hid with Its Users. New York Times , 19 September...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2000) 25 (3): 595–597.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Drew Humphries Laura E. Gomez. Misconceiving Mothers: Legislators, Prosecutors, and the Politics of Prenatal Drug Exposure . Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1997. 256 pp. $59.95 cloth; $19.95 paper. © 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 JHPPL 25.3-05.BkRevs (565-612) 5/12/00 11...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2014) 39 (2): 369–416.
Published: 01 April 2014
.... Taking leave from work provides time for mothers to rest and recover from pregnancy and childbirth. Findings indicate that the current leave duration provided by the Family and Medical Leave Act, twelve weeks, may not be sufficient for mothers at risk for or experiencing postpartum depression...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2001) 26 (6): 1291–1324.
Published: 01 December 2001
... outcomes. A pre- and post-design coupled with a difference-in-difference approach—using North Carolina as a control—was used to assess TennCare's effects for all births and for three categories of high-risk mothers (under age eighteen, unwed, or living in high poverty areas). Data from 328,296 singleton...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1983) 8 (2): 251–276.
Published: 01 April 1983
...Mary D. Peoples; C. Arden Miller Recent administration-sponsored changes in federal health policy and funding may harbor adverse effects for the health of mothers and children, and for the capabilities of state-level programs to serve them appropriately. Careful monitoring is required to assess the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2000) 25 (3): 527–564.
Published: 01 June 2000
... policies, as it facilitates the mother's recovery from childbirth and promotes maternal-infant attachment. Using data from Minnesota, the state with the highest rate of female labor force participation, we examine the extent to which policies,relative to personal, job, and workplace characteristics...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2000) 25 (4): 623–652.
Published: 01 August 2000
... attention is being focused on the individual characteristics of participants themselves,particularly specific diagnoses that might reduce employability. This article focuses on substance abuse and mental health problems among single mothers and examines their relationship to welfare receipt. We analyze data...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1991) 16 (2): 383–395.
Published: 01 April 1991
... remaining embryos or to allow the mother to choose the number of babies she wishes to deliver. Physicians appear to rely on Roe v. Wade in assuming the legality of the procedure, although such an assumption may be erroneous. Rather than continue to implant an excessive number of pre-embryos, the American...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 1998) 23 (5): 833–859.
Published: 01 October 1998
...; greater choice for mothers of birthplace and attendant; and a narrower, more specialized role for obstetricians. Potential lessons for U.S. health policy include the following points: Even narrow, targeted reform is generally slow to develop, and bureaucracies continue to show ingenuity in delaying their...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2018) 43 (5): 877–895.
Published: 01 October 2018
... rates among immigrants, who tend to have healthier babies than native-born mothers. However, this does not explain longer-term trends, which reveal a relative decline in the well-being of women of reproductive age. We speculate that longer-term declines are partially due to a deemphasis on government...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2007) 32 (4): 595–636.
Published: 01 August 2007
... and risk assessment by portraying infant nutrition as a matter of safety versus danger and then creating spurious analogies. It also exploited deep-seated normative assumptions about the responsibility that mothers have to protect babies and children from harm and was insufficiently attentive to the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1999) 24 (3): 635–637.
Published: 01 June 1999
... stark circumstances leading to single parenthood at an early age. Kaplan, an African American sociologist who was herself a teenage parent, documents the experiences of thirty-two African American women, seventeen current teenage mothers (aged fourteen to nineteen), and fif- teen older women (aged...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1990) 15 (2): 441–445.
Published: 01 April 1990
... that the “birth power” belongs to the woman who bears the child, but she would allow the woman irreversibly to contract away this power prior to the child’s birth. By contract the birth mother could renounce her right to decide whether or not to abort, her right to decide on her medical...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1995) 20 (1): 211–225.
Published: 01 February 1995
...Theodore Marmor; Jonathan Oberlander Ellen M. Immergut. Health Politics: Interests and Institutions in Western Europe . New York: Cambridge University Press, 1992. 358 pp. $49.94 cloth. Theda Skocpol. Protecting Soldiers and Mothers: The Political Origins of Social Policy in the United...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1990) 15 (1): 211–219.
Published: 01 February 1990
...Richard A. Weatherley Leon Dash, When Children Want Children: The Urban Crisis of Teenage Child-bearing (New York: William Morrow and Company, 1989), 270 pp., $18.95. Frank F. Furstenberg, Jr., J. Brooks-Gunn, and S. Philip Morgan, Adolescent Mothers in Later Life (New York: Cambridge...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2006) 31 (1): 219–228.
Published: 01 February 2006
...Jacquelyn Frank Luisa Margolies. My Mother's Hip: Lessons from the World of Eldercare . Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2004. 329 pp. $66.50 cloth; $22.95 paper. Jef Fall. Bugs in Her Tea: An Adventure in Caregiving . New York: Hogdart Press, 1999. 239 pp. $14.95 paper. © 2006...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1988) 13 (3): 581–583.
Published: 01 June 1988
... (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1987), 286 pp. My mother actually wanted to be a bacteriologist or a physician instead of a nurse, but in 1930 schools of hard science were not exactly throwing open their doors to young women. So when she learned that a nursing school had just been...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1991) 16 (3): 589–593.
Published: 01 June 1991
... Financing: Universal Access or Universal Care? Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law 15 ( 4 ): 797 -814. Committee to Study Outreach for Prenatal Care, Division of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Institute of Medicine. 1988 . Prenatal Care: Reaching Mothers, Reaching Infants...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1987) 12 (2): 366–368.
Published: 01 April 1987
..., 1984), 337 pp., $24.95 While researching a book on the practice of immigrant midwives, I interviewed the daughter of an Italian midwife and asked if her mother provided prenatal care to her patients. She replied that prenatal care in those days (the late 1920s) meant that her mother sat on...