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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2006) 31 (2): 395–407.
Published: 01 April 2006
...Donley T. Studlar Eric A. Feldman and Ronald Bayer, eds. Unfiltered: Conflicts over Tobacco Policy and Public Health. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2004. viii + 394 pp. $55.00 cloth. Michael Pertschuk. Smoke in Their Eyes: Lessons in Movement Leadership from the Tobacco Wars...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1980) 5 (1): 55–80.
Published: 01 February 1980
...Cyril Roseman Immediately following adoption of Proposition 13 in California in June of 1978, the state legislature adopted a Bail-Out program which included procedures for monitoring the detrimental effects of disproportionate reductions in public health, inpatient and outpatient county budgets...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2001) 26 (3): 617–634.
Published: 01 June 2001
...Suzanne B. Cashman; Frances Kathleen Lopez Bushnell; Hugh S. Fulmer The American Public Health Association defines public health nursing as the“practice of promoting and protecting the health of populations using knowledge from nursing, social, and public health sciences.” In 1993,celebrating the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 1999) 24 (6): 1391–1399.
Published: 01 December 1999
...Lu Ann Aday Sara Bennett, Barbara McPake, and Anne Mills. Private Health Providers in Developing Countries: Serving the Public Interest? London: Zed Books, 1997. 318 pp. $25.00 paper. Eileen Stillwaggon. Stunted Lives, Stagnant Economics: Poverty, Disease, and Underdevelopment . New...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1994) 19 (1): 107–147.
Published: 01 February 1994
...Josephine Gittler The reappearance of tuberculosis as a serious public health threat points up the fallacy of the widely held assumption that medical science had conquered the communicable diseases that were once leading causes of morbidity and mortality. In devising a strategy to prevent the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1994) 19 (1): 155–163.
Published: 01 February 1994
...Randall R. Bovbjerg Once epidemic, tuberculosis has reemerged, often in newly drug-resistant forms. This public health threat calls for strong public action as well as improved private care. Action has been hampered by failures in public health infrastructure and legal-philosophical support for...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2007) 32 (4): 733–737.
Published: 01 August 2007
...Sherri A. Brown Obijiofor Aginam. Global Health Governance: International Law and Public Health in a Divided World. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2005. 240 pp. $60.00 cloth. Duke University Press 2007 Books Obijiofor Aginam...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2016) 41 (1): 129–139.
Published: 01 February 2016
...George J. Annas; Wendy K. Mariner Abstract Public health's reliance on law to define and carry out public activities makes it impossible to define a set of ethical principles unique to public health. Public health ethics must be encompassed within—and consistent with—a broader set of principles...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2018) 43 (5): 825–846.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Michael S. Sparer; Anne-Laure Beaussier Abstract Critics of the US health system argue that a higher proportion of the health dollar should be spent on public health, both to improve outcomes and to contain costs. Attempts to explain the subordinate status of public health in America highlight such...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2016) 41 (6): 1083–1096.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Lindsay F. Wiley Abstract Prevention has become a central focus for health care payers, providers, policy makers, and the general public. Given the centrality of prevention to public health science, practice, and law, it would seem that conditions are ripe for the public health law renaissance to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2012) 37 (2): 181–200.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Rick Mayes; Thomas R. Oliver Why is it so politically difficult to obtain government investment in public health initiatives that are aimed at addressing chronic disease? This article examines the structural disadvantage faced by those who advocate for public health policies and practices to reduce...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1995) 20 (4): 1025–1031.
Published: 01 August 1995
... Pestilence; with directions for avoiding the action of Contagion, and observations on some means for promoting the Public Health. Edinburgh: Maclachlan, Stewart. Hamlin , Christopher . 1992 . Predisposing Causes and Public Health in the Early Nineteenth Century Public Health Movement. Social History...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2007) 32 (6): 1046–1051.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Howard A. Palley Constance A. Nathanson. Disease Prevention as Social Change: The State, Society, and Public Health in the United States, France, Great Britain, and Canada. New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 2007. 328 pp. $37.50 cloth. © 2007 by Duke University Press 2007...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2014) 39 (2): 295–330.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Jamie R. Daw; Steven G. Morgan; Patricia A. Collins; Julia Abelson Abstract Canada is the only country in the world to offer universal comprehensive public health insurance that excludes outpatient prescription medicines. Few scholars have attempted to explain this policy puzzle. We study media...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2005) 30 (5): 839–868.
Published: 01 October 2005
...Rogan Kersh; James A. Morone Health care politics are changing. They increasingly focus not on avowedly public projects (such as building the health care infrastructure) but on regulating private behavior. Examples include tobacco, obesity, abortion, drug abuse, the right to die, and even a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 1997) 22 (6): 1441–1443.
Published: 01 December 1997
...Benita M. Jackson F. Douglas Scutchfield and C. William Keck. Principles of Public Health Practice. Albany, NY: Delmar, 1997. 377 pages. $56.00 cloth. Copyright © 1997 by Duke University Press 1997 Reviews 1441 Johnson, H., and D. S...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 1998) 23 (6): 1005–1008.
Published: 01 December 1998
...Wendy E. Parmet Lawrence O. Gostin and Zita Lazzarini. Human Rights and Public Health in the AIDS Pandemic. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997. 212 pp. $29.95. Copyright © 1998 by Duke University Press 1998 References Bayer , R. 1991 . Public Health Policy and the AIDS...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2004) 29 (3): 359–396.
Published: 01 June 2004
...Carolyn Hughes Tuohy; Colleen M. Flood; Mark Stabile The impact of private finance on publicly funded health care systems depends on how the relationship between public and private finance is structured. This essay first reviews the experience in five nations that exemplify different ways of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1986) 10 (4): 775–777.
Published: 01 August 1986
...William J. Waters Helen J. Muller and Curtis Ventriss, Public Health in a Retrenchment Era: An Alternative to Managerialism (Albany: State University of New York Press, 1985), 162 pp., $10.95 Copyright © 1986 by Duke University Press 1986 Books Reviews Helen J. Muller and...