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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 Books Dan Zuberi...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1977) 2 (1): 48–78.
Published: 01 February 1977
...Lawrence G. Goldberg; Warren Greenberg The trial record in an antitrust case against the Oregon State Medical Society, finally decided in 1952, was examined to reconstruct the behavior of a competitive market for health insurance coverage. Health insurers, called “hospital associations,” were found...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1985) 10 (1): 194–195.
Published: 01 February 1985
...Barbara Brenzel Gerald N. Grob, Mental Illness and American Society, 1875–1940 (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1983), 428 pp., $25.00 Copyright © 1985 by the Dept. of Health Administration, Duke University 1985 194 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law and other professional...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1989) 14 (2): 428–431.
Published: 01 April 1989
...Leonard Robins; Charles Backstrom Sandra Panem, The AIDS Bureaucracy: Why Society Failed to Meet the AIDS Crisis and How We Might Improve Our Response (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1988), 194 pp. Copyright © 1989 by Duke University Press 1989 428 Journal of Health Politics...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2002) 27 (5): 863–865.
Published: 01 October 2002
...Judith G. Gonyea Laura Katz Olson, ed. Age through Ethnic Lenses: Caring for the Elderly in a Multicultural Society. Lanham, MD: Rowman &Littlefield, 2001. 300 pp. $85.00 cloth; $32.95 paper. © 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 Books Review...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2004) 29 (6): 1235–1238.
Published: 01 December 2004
...Eric M. Patashnik Stuart H. Altman and David I. Shactman, eds. Policies for an Aging Society. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2002. 402 pages.$24.95 paper. © 2004 by Duke University Press 2004 Books Review Essay Jacquelyn Beth Frank...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2001) 26 (3): 638–651.
Published: 01 June 2001
... Fraternal Benefit Societies,1900–1930. Journal of Urban History 23 : 569 -600. Bellamy, P. 1997 . A History of Worker's Compensation, 1898–1915: From Courtroom to Boardroom . New York: Garland. Byington, M. 1910 . Homestead: The Households of a Milltown . New York: Charities Publication...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2019) 44 (1): 67–85.
Published: 01 February 2019
... completed their training now belong. The AMA strengthened its alliances with specialty societies and even tried to restructure the organization around organizational (rather than individual) membership: two hundred specialty societies are incentivized to encourage their members to join the AMA. Earlier...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1990) 15 (1): 101–128.
Published: 01 February 1990
...Robert G. Evans “Control” of health care costs is often portrayed as a struggle between external, “natural” forces pushing costs up and individuals, groups, and societies trying to resist the inevitable. This picture is false. Control includes strenuous efforts by some to raise costs, and by others...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2003) 28 (2-3): 473–508.
Published: 01 June 2003
... pick up and promote. In a market-based society dominated by large corporations, Hirschman's framework of exit, voice, and loyalty can be used to relate consumer and grassroots movements to markets, when participants believe there is no exit and loyalty (or acquiescence) is not an option. While“voice...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1981) 6 (3): 542–557.
Published: 01 June 1981
..., advantages to younger and minority workers, economy for employers, greater productivity, and, in certain industries, greater public safety. Major arguments against include: adverse effect on physical and mental health of many employees, inordinate cost to society–both in terms of pensions and loss of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1982) 7 (3): 580–628.
Published: 01 June 1982
... argument about the development of the medical profession and its relation to the broader society. Book One deals with the initial loss and later recovery of professional authority, status, and control of the medical market between the late colonial period and the early twentieth century. The final chapters...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1983) 8 (1): 76–98.
Published: 01 February 1983
... associated economic costs to society. Because of data limitations, no attempt was made to estimate the excess nonfatal injuries and associated costs. We applied a variant of log-linear contingency-table analysis to the monthly counts of motorcycle fatalities in the 48 contiguous states over the period 1975...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1984) 8 (4): 759–781.
Published: 01 August 1984
...Kenneth C. Fraundorf Organized dentistry spent nearly a century laboring to obtain control over entry into the profession. The first attempt, the American Society of Dental Surgeons, failed because the issue of using amalgam so split the Society that collective action became impossible. The second...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1984) 9 (1): 137–156.
Published: 01 February 1984
... classes. It shows how an analysis of the historical evolution of those classes in Sweden and their conflict in both civil and political societies explains Swedish occupational health and safety policies better than a mere analysis of the regulators' views. And it concludes that the occupational health and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1979) 4 (3): 507–521.
Published: 01 June 1979
...Deborah A. Stone This article argues that the concept of illness has certain properties that make it a convenient administrative device for managing a need-based redis-tributive system in a society whose primary distributive system is based on work. These properties—cultural acceptance of illness...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2005) 30 (1-2): 143–168.
Published: 01 April 2005
... terms of coverage, and quite far removed from its principles of equity and effi ciency. Being part of an idiosyncratic welfare state, the health care system is bound to refl ect the particularities of Greek society and economy, namely, clientelism, a weak formal—and a thriving informal—economy, the lack...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1985) 10 (3): 439–467.
Published: 01 June 1985
... population, the extension of technology, and the demands of ethical standards. Taken together, these forces create relentless upward pressure on costs, to levels which society “cannot afford,” necessitating sacrifice of the interests of the “less eligible.” Yet quantitative analysis of these forces does not...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2010) 35 (1): 127–133.
Published: 01 February 2010
...Mike Koetting Two recent books about how hospitals are organized illustrate the essential tension over a fundamental dynamic of society. Safety in Numbers argues that an indispensible element of hospital patient safety is mandated nurse-to-patient ratios and that those will be achieved only when...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2007) 32 (5): 759–783.
Published: 01 October 2007
...John A. Nyman Much American health policy over the past thirty-five years has focused on reducing the additional health care that is consumed when a person becomes insured, that is, reducing moral hazard. According to conventional theory, all of moral hazard represents a welfare loss to society...