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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1984) 9 (2): 336–339.
Published: 01 April 1984
...Sylvia Tesh Howard Waitzkin, The Second Sickness: Contradictions of Capitalist Health Care (New York: The Free Press, 1983), 282 pp., $19.95 Copyright © 1984 by the Department of Health Administration, Duke University 1984 336 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law A second question...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1986) 11 (1): 19–40.
Published: 01 February 1986
... Commission of Inquiry on Health and Sickness Care Andrew C. Twaddle and Richard M. Hessler, University of Missouri (Columbia) Abstract. This paper reviews the work of the Swedish Commission of Inquiry formed in 1975 to propose a new law...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1988) 13 (3): 587–589.
Published: 01 June 1988
...Susan Gilson Miller Karen L. Pliskin, Silent Boundaries: Cultural Constraints on Sickness and Diagnosis of Iranians in Israel (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1987), 283 pp., $25.00. Copyright © 1988 by Duke University Press 1988 Book Reviews 587 Karen L. Pliskin, Silent Boundaries...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2017) 42 (6): 1147–1151.
Published: 01 December 2017
...James Brasfield Rosenthal Elisabeth . 2017 . An American Sickness: How Healthcare Became Big Business and How You Can Take It Back . New York : Penguin . 404 pp. $28.00 paper. Copyright © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 Robert Evans, the Canadian health economist, insightfully...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2002) 27 (5): 869–873.
Published: 01 October 2002
...David A. Moss Beatrix Hoffman. The Wages of Sickness: The Politics of Health Insurance in Progressive America. Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2001. 261 pp. $39.95 cloth; $17.95 paper. © 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 Books...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1990) 15 (1): 229–232.
Published: 01 February 1990
...Steven Rathgeb Smith J. David Seay and Bruce C. Vladeck, In Sickness and in Health: The Mission of Voluntary Health Care Institutions (New York: McGraw-Hill, 1988), 232 pp. Copyright © 1990 by Duke University Press 1990 Book Reviews 229 look on his misfortune, but one cannot read about...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2003) 28 (4): 659–692.
Published: 01 August 2003
...Revital Gross Devising new incentives was a main element of health care reform in Israel,which created a regulated market that embodies many principles of managed competition. This study examined sick fund directors' perceptions of the new incentives and their strategic responses to these...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law 7530861.
Published: 12 April 2019
...Laura Katz Olson Muriel R. Gillick . Old and Sick in America: The Journey through the Health Care System . Chapel Hill, NC : University of North Carolina Press , 2017 . 300 pp. $90.00 cloth, $29.95 paper. Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 ...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1991) 16 (1): 169–176.
Published: 01 February 1991
...Daniel M. Fox R. Stevens. In Sickness and in Wealth: American Hospitals in the Twentieth Century . New York: Basic Books, 1989. 448 pp. $25.95 cloth, $12.95 paper. Copyright © 1991 by Duke University Press 1991 References Barber , B. 1987 . Effective Social Science: Eight Cases in...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1984) 9 (1): 167–173.
Published: 01 February 1984
...Howard S. Berliner; Robb K. Burlage; Richard H. Egdahl; Diana Chapman Walsh Irving J. Lewis and Cecil G. Sheps, The Sick Citadel: The American Academic Medical Center and the Public Interest (Cambridge, Mass.: Oelgeschlager, Gunn and Hain, 1983), 263 pp., $25.00 Copyright © 1984 by the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1990) 15 (3): 672–675.
Published: 01 June 1990
...James W. Fossett Patricia Butler, Too Poor to Be Sick: Access to Medical Care for the Uninsured (Washington, DC: American Public Health Association, 1988), 96 pp., $17.50. Copyright © 1990 by Duke University Press 1990 672 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law points for setting...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1992) 17 (4): 763–782.
Published: 01 August 1992
... those found in Canada. If Uncle Sam retired north of the border, being old and sick would also mean being wealthier and happier. Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 References Adams , O. , and D. Nagnur. 1988 . Life Tables for Canada, 1984–1986. Ottawa: Statistics Canada. Barer...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1992) 17 (4): 783–812.
Published: 01 August 1992
... phenomenon: the increasing use of private services. This has led consumers to seek financing sources for their private care and created opportunities for commercial insurers and sick funds to offer new insurance packages to meet this demand. As a result, over the last five years more than twenty commercial...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2008) 33 (1): 39–51.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Rick J. Carlson To many, genomics is merely exploitable technology for the leviathan of biotechnology. This is both shallow and short sighted. Genomics is applied knowledge based on profound and evolving science about how living things develop, how healthy or sick we are, and what our future will...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2005) 30 (1-2): 121–142.
Published: 01 April 2005
...Christa Altenstetter; Reinhard Busse Under the pressure of health care reform in the 1990s, interactions among the state, sickness funds, and providers in Germany are said to have entered a new era. We examine this new era by assessing both long-term developments connected to German statutory...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1985) 9 (4): 563–594.
Published: 01 August 1985
... size by transferring less sick elderly patients to a newly created rehabilitation facility. The study's findings suggest that efforts to impose hospital cost containment by exclusively political means are unlikely to succeed. Copyright © 1985 by the Department of Health Administration, Duke University...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2002) 27 (3): 379–400.
Published: 01 June 2002
... population subgroups are equally well served by the publication of such data. In particular, vulnerable patient groups such as the poor, the less educated, the chronically sick, and members of ethnic or linguistic minorities may find issues of importance to them largely neglected. In addition, the way that...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2010) 35 (6): 889–920.
Published: 01 December 2010
... distributive preferences to accommodate these other health goals, particularly to prioritize the allocation of resources to the very sick regardless of their socioeconomic status. © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 References Alesina A. Di Tella R. MacCulloch R. . 2004 . Inequality and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2016) 41 (6): 1151–1173.
Published: 01 December 2016
... as diverse as tobacco use and paid sick leave. Very little of this activity is systematically tracked. Even as the rest of the health system is working to build, share, and use a wide range of health and social data, legal information largely remains trapped in text files and pdfs, excluded from the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2014) 39 (5): 989–1012.
Published: 01 October 2014
... that reduce the effective wages of the sick. Copyright © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 Wellness can mean many different things, from discrimination against obese job applicants to free diabetes medications and workplace programs that encourage walking. If simple measures to improve the health...