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J Health Polit Policy Law (1999) 24 (6): 1410–1412.
Published: 01 December 1999
...Thomas A. LaVeist Anthony P. Polednak. Segregation, Poverty, and Mortality in Urban African Americans. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997. 184 pp. $39.95 cloth. Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 References La Veist , T. A. 1989 . Linking Residential...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2023) 48 (2): 187–214.
Published: 01 April 2023
...Jessica Trounstine; Sidra Goldman-Mellor Abstract Context: Segregation has been linked to unequal life chances. Individuals from marginalized communities experience more crime, higher levels of poverty, poorer health, and less civic engagement. In addition, segregated metropolitan regions have been...
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Figure 1 Hypothetical depiction of segregation patterns. More
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Figure 2 Relationship between segregation (unevenness) and COVID death rates by race. More
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1989) 14 (2): 309–325.
Published: 01 April 1989
...James W. Fossett; John A. Peterson; Mary C. Ring Facilities operated by public and nonprofit agencies have become increasingly important sources of primary care for Medicaid patients. These facilities are particularly important sources of care in segregated, competitive urban areas, where...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1993) 18 (4): 851–869.
Published: 01 August 1993
... and National Hospital Discharge surveys. Nursing homes were less racially integrated than hospitals. Health facilities in the South were more integrated than in any other region of the country. There was little difference in the degree of racial segregation of publicly financed patients and those whose care...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (5): 771–788.
Published: 01 October 2017
... and services. Enforcement efforts confront problems of proof, remedies whose effectiveness may be blunted by underlying residential segregation patterns, and a judiciary closed to legal challenges focusing on discriminatory impact rather than intentional discrimination. But Title VI enforcement has experienced...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2021) 46 (4): 563–575.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Rachel R. Hardeman; Simone L. Hardeman-Jones; Eduardo M. Medina Abstract Structural racism is a fundamental cause of racial inequities in health in the United States. Structural racism is manifested in inequality in the criminal justice system; de facto segregation in education, health care...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2022) 47 (2): 225–258.
Published: 01 April 2022
... experience with area-level deprivation such as residential segregation, and other harmful exposures that the authors refer to as “institutional” or “structural” racism. The authors use logistic regression models and a dataset that includes all births from 1994 to 2017 as well as five state policies from...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1998) 23 (1): 75–105.
Published: 01 February 1998
.... De jure racial segregation in the United States gave way to a period of aggressive litigation and enforcement from 1954 until 1968 and then to the current period of relative inactivity. A combination of factors—declining federal resources and organizational capacity to address more subtle forms...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1989) 14 (3): 503–522.
Published: 01 June 1989
... into society's central value systems, treatment of the mentally ill has become less segregated and more voluntary. An important implication of these two interacting trends–the changed legal position of the patient vis-a-vis the provider and the deteriorating economic position of the user of public psychiatric...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2008) 33 (5): 861–881.
Published: 01 October 2008
... and helped fuel the growth of private pay home care and assisted living for this segment of the population. While these shifts in incentives helped increase the use of nursing homes by African Americans, a high degree of segregation and disparity in the quality of the nursing homes used by African Americans...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1981) 5 (4): 696–719.
Published: 01 August 1981
..., particularly in the areas of classification standards and pay setting. Hospital personnel practices which continue past effects of occupational segregation also should be changed. Copyright © 1981 by the Dept. of Health Administration, Duke University 1981 Work Force Policy Perspectives...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2022) 47 (2): 131–158.
Published: 01 April 2022
... disparities work. Du Bois wrote in 1899 . Unfortunately, for much of the ensuing century, space proved to be a rather Janus-faced optic. In fact, for the first two thirds of the 20th century, it was more often deployed for destructive ends. The racial segregation of immigrants and African Americans led...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2023) 48 (2): 299–306.
Published: 01 April 2023
... of residential segregation are among the most important entrenched features of American social and political life. For more than a century, white Americans have used a variety of formal and informal mechanisms to create and maintain segregated neighborhoods. Even after courts ruled racially explicit zoning...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (5): 901–924.
Published: 01 October 2017
... likely to live in poor neighborhoods, have higher rates of mortality, and suffer from chronic diseases (Gilbert et al. 2016 ; Gilbert, Ray, and Langston 2014 ; Massey and Denton 1993 ; Sewell 2010 ). Wealth and economic segregation is important when thinking about racial differences in health...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2021) 46 (2): 277–304.
Published: 01 April 2021
... or dimension one's health (Gordon et al. 2011 ; Smith and Morton 2009 ). For instance, research shows residential segregation is one of the major reasons that (poor) people of color, on average, have worse health outcomes than whites across the class spectrum. While research shows Blacks in segregated...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2021) 46 (5): 785–809.
Published: 01 October 2021
... . news.wttw.com/2020/04/06/illinois-hospitals-strained-largely-coping-ahead-anticipated-covid-19-surge . Caldwell Julia T. , Ford Chandra L. , Wallace Steven P. , Wang May C. , and Takahashi Lois M. 2017 . “ Racial and Ethnic Residential Segregation and Access to Health Care...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (6): 937–950.
Published: 01 December 2020
... are structurally constrained. People in marginalized racial/ethnic groups are overrepresented in racially and economically segregated communities with substandard housing conditions, unsafe or limited water, and crowded housing that make hand hygiene and self-quarantine challenging, if not impossible (Bailey et al...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (5): 865–900.
Published: 01 October 2017
... is not arbitrary. Even when policy is people-based, it is constrained and contoured by preexisting structural arrangements. Because of economic and racial segregation, low-income policy targets are often sequestered in particular counties, census tracts, or neighborhoods. Policy benefits/burdens are thus heavily...
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