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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1983) 7 (4): 784–807.
Published: 01 August 1983
...Albert Weale This article examines the charge that the “New Perspective” on health (as exemplified by the Lalonde Report in Canada, by Prevention and Health in the United Kingdom) represents an abandonment of liberal principles in favor of a collectivist and paternalistic role for the state. It...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1985) 10 (2): 402–406.
Published: 01 April 1985
... about the role of government in general-and about health policy in particular-has come in recent years to be increasingly dominated by economists. The influence of economic reasoning is visible in views about whether government may legitimately undertake policies on paternalistic grounds...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2009) 34 (6): 1079–1082.
Published: 01 December 2009
... privacy. The authors describe a shift from the “paternalistic privacy” of the late nine- teenth and early twentieth century, in which physicians sought to protect the sanctity of the doctor-patient relationship, to the “democratic privacy” of today, spearheaded by activists’ attempts to prevent...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2001) 26 (2): 453–456.
Published: 01 April 2001
... spread of HIV in Africa, we have a serious and present problem. (In this case, excessive attention to political cor- rectness and the false extension of the individual’s right to choose treat- ment without “paternalistic” social pressures distorts public opinion. As...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1985) 10 (1): 181–187.
Published: 01 February 1985
... such matters. My experience at three medical schools leads me to believe that in most instances of purported paternalism the person behaving in the supposedly paternalistic manner simply had no other responses to the situation readily available. In such a case, the agent can scarcely be said...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1985) 10 (2): 406–407.
Published: 01 April 1985
... fail to show respect for their own right to life. In such cases, a wedge is driven between what a person wants for himself and what is required to respect that person’s right to life. Policies forbidding suicide, for example, may be justified not on paternalistic grounds (it may be conceded that...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1989) 14 (2): 425–428.
Published: 01 April 1989
... physician, the paternalistic hospital administrator, the dutiful nurse (even with the emergence of Florence Nightingale), and the poverty-stricken patient in a hospital environment bereft of civil amenities and scientific acumen, as well as hostile to blacks, the immoral, and the unre- ligious. As...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2018) 43 (1): 129–132.
Published: 01 February 2018
... Thomas Szasz and founder of Scientology L. Ron Hubbard for their rabid antipsychiatry activism that precluded paternalistic interventions on behalf of persons with mental illness. The influence of the antipsychiatrists, combined with anosognosia—the unwillingness of people with schizophrenia to believe...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2000) 25 (6): 1168–1171.
Published: 01 December 2000
.... Books 1169 men and women committed to disease control. Paternalistic they often were, racist, and overconfident in their professional acumen, yet also dedicated to their patients, passionate, intellectually curious, and in many important respects, successful. In finding the usable past amid the flaws...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1992) 17 (3): 593–596.
Published: 01 June 1992
... risk, where we would all share in the risk of getting old, ill, unemployed, or disabled, and the salutary effects of a paternalistic state on the well- being of the citizenry. Polsky powerfully describes how well-intentioned welfare state programs went awry, with serious, detrimental consequences...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1983) 8 (1): 178–180.
Published: 01 February 1983
.... Beneficence has been dominant in the Hippocratic tradition and in utili- tarianism. Veatch criticizes the Hippocratic principle of beneficence, which is consequentialist , individualistic, and paternalistic. Even though this Hippocratic tradition is Veatch’s major target through this book, the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1983) 8 (3): 616–619.
Published: 01 June 1983
... who had little or no interest in the paternalistic goals of the older charity hospital.” In this era of competition for paying patients and for shares of decreasing contributions from philanthropists and city government to cover the costs of charity patients, small hospitals and clinics...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1995) 20 (3): 820–823.
Published: 01 June 1995
... will become unhappy prisoners of medical technology. The practice of medicine has also changed, away from the paternalistic model to one of increased patient autonomy and informed consent. Other forces for policy activism are associated with health care consumerism, such as the women’s health...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1994) 19 (1): 265–268.
Published: 01 February 1994
... (and other health care pro- fessionals) as it was traditionally understood. This ethic was dominant up till the last decade or two and stressed physicians’ beneficence and altruistic commitment to do whatever would benefit their patients. The ethic was paternalistic in that it gave physicians...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1994) 19 (1): 268–271.
Published: 01 February 1994
... the last decade or two and stressed physicians’ beneficence and altruistic commitment to do whatever would benefit their patients. The ethic was paternalistic in that it gave physicians, not patients, authority to determine what treatment a patient should receive. It also encouraged...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1980) 5 (2): 199–204.
Published: 01 April 1980
... paternalistic stance at best. By virtue of his mental condition, the mental patient is often considered unable to fully understand the nature and range of options available to him and, therefore, to arrive at a well- reasoned decision that would maximize his own benefits. This disability is an important...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2014) 39 (5): 1035–1066.
Published: 01 October 2014
... and expanded their advocacy to the surrounding community (DRILM 2004 ). They galvanized for independent living for people with disabilities and challenged paternalistic decision making that left people with disabilities at the mercy of parents, doctors, and government. These students were informed...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1990) 15 (2): 441–445.
Published: 01 April 1990
... concerned about the “paternalistic refusal to force the surrogate mother to keep to her word” (p. 121)? If the decision remains open after the agreement but before conception, why is it so important to Shalev to count pregnancy out of the decisionmaking period-to remove it from the time during...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1986) 10 (4): 783–786.
Published: 01 August 1986
... symbolic rather than substantive concerns. In fact, paternalism seems entirely consistent with a propensity to argue about specific regulations that have vast financial ramifications rather than about abstract principles. An increased recognition of the crucial role played by paternalistic values...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1992) 17 (3): 589–593.
Published: 01 June 1992
... effects of a paternalistic state on the well- being of the citizenry. Polsky powerfully describes how well-intentioned welfare state programs went awry, with serious, detrimental consequences for the personal autonomy of individuals and their families and the vitality of our political discourse...