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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1992) 17 (1): 181–184.
Published: 01 February 1992
...Sylvia N. Tesh Phil Brown and Edwin J. Mikkelsen. No Safe Place: Toxic Waste, Leukemia, and Community Action . Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1990. 260 pp. $24.95 cloth. Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 Reviews 181 Phil Brown and Edwin 1. Mikkelsen...
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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 August 1995) 20 (4): 1001–1024.
Published: 01 August 1995
...Sylvia N. Tesh Conventional public health wisdom holds that the end of the nineteenth century saw a dramatic change in beliefs about what causes disease, as early convictions about the importance of broad social factors gave way to a concentration on microorganisms. I argue, however, that in both...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1988) 13 (4): 753–757.
Published: 01 August 1988
...Sylvia N. Tesh Barbara Ellen Smith, Digging Our Own Graves: Coal Miners and the Struggle over Black Lung Disease (Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1987), 270 pp., $24.95. Peter S. Barth, The Tragedy of Black Lung: Federal Compensation for Occupational Disease (Kalamazoo, MI: W. E. Upjohn...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1981) 6 (3): 369–390.
Published: 01 June 1981
...Sylvia Tesh This article distinguishes three current theories that purport to account for the etiology of chronic diseases: a germ theory, a lifestyle theory and an environmental theory. Since each of these proposals about disease causality implies a different locus of responsibility for disease...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1988) 13 (3): 583–586.
Published: 01 June 1988
...Howard M. Leichter Sylvia Noble Tesh, Hidden Arguments: Political Ideology and Disease Prevention (New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1988), 215 pp., $30.00. Copyright © 1988 by Duke University Press 1988 Book Reviews 583 hierarchy and by the division in class backgrounds...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1983) 7 (4): 783.
Published: 01 August 1983
... Long William E. Steslicke Robert Carter Jerry Mashaw Greg Stoddard James Chesney John Mendeloff Bruce Stuart Jon Christianson Judith Meyers Sylvia Tesh Donald Cohodes Peter Milgram John D. Thompson Stephen M. Davidson Hal...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1995) 20 (4): 1025–1031.
Published: 01 August 1995
... Disease Causality: Lessons from the Nineteenth Century,” included in this issue, Sylvia N. Tesh explores the relation between etiologic paradigms—here in the sense of well-accepted (and consequently little discussed or defended) conven- tions of what constitutes adequate causal explanation—and the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1981) 6 (3): 574–575.
Published: 01 June 1981
... Copyright © 1981 by the Dept. of Health Administration, Duke University 1981 Contributors Sylvia Tesh is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Center for Health Studies in the Institution for Social and Policy Studies at Yale University, and a Lecturer in Yale’s Department of Political...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1995) 20 (4): 1117–1123.
Published: 01 August 1995
.... See Jost Grogan, Colleen, M. Hope in Federalism? What Can the States Do and What Are They Likely To Do? 2:477–484 Hamlin, Christopher. Finding a Function for Public Health: Disease Theory or Political Phi- losophy. Commentary on Tesh, 4: 1001–1024 Hird, John A. Review of Ecopopulism...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1992) 17 (1): 184–186.
Published: 01 February 1992
... politicized scientists and ordinary people working together. Sylvia N. Tesh, University of Michigan Troy Duster. Backdoor to Eugenics. New York and London: Routledge, 1990. 201 pp. $13.95 paper. Genetics is one of the hottest frontiers of medicine. With the advent of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1992) 17 (1): 209–211.
Published: 01 February 1992
... payment, health insurance, Medicare, and health care cost containment. Sylvia N. Tesh, a political scientist, is an assistant professor at the University of Michigan School of Public Health. She is the author of Hidden Arguments: Political Ideology and Diseuse Prevention Policy. Currently she is...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1988) 13 (3): 581–583.
Published: 01 June 1988
... the asylum or Jane Addams’s chronicle of her years at Hull House-or any mid- dle-aged woman like me who, along with her mother, was trained, and not born, to be a good nurse. University of Washington Debbie Ward Sylvia Noble Tesh, Hidden Arguments:Political Ideology...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1984) 9 (2): 339–342.
Published: 01 April 1984
... the real problem facing us. Yale University Sylvia Tesh Alvin Drake, Stan Finkelstein, and Harvey Sapolsky, The American Blood Supply (Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 1982), 161 pp., $25.00 It is probably impossible to write a book about blood policy without...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1995) 20 (4): 1113–1116.
Published: 01 August 1995
..., Policy and Law. Sylvia N. Tesh, a political scientist, teaches at the School of Public Health at the Uni- versity of Michigan. She is the author of Hidden Arguments: Political Ideology and Disease Prevention Policy. She is currently working on a book about the politics of the environmental movement. ...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1988) 13 (3): 589–594.
Published: 01 June 1988
... Overregulation Causes Underregu- lation. By John Mendeloff. 321 pp. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1987. $35.00 Hidden Arguments: Political Ideology and Disease Prevention Policy. By Sylvia Noble Tesh. 210 pp. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1988. $30.00 cloth, $15.00 paper Labor Pains...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1988) 13 (4): 757–760.
Published: 01 August 1988
... omitting these actors, the story leaves out much of the mess, and the promise, of democracy. Yale University Sylvia N. Tesh John M. Mendeloff, The Dilemma of Toxic Substance Regulation: How Overreg- ulation Causes Underregulation (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1988...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2005) 30 (5): 869–923.
Published: 01 October 2005
... and Carol M. Mueller, 174 -202. New Haven, CT:Yale University Press. Tesh, Sylvia N. 1988 . Hidden Arguments:Political Ideology and Disease Prevention Policy . New Brunswick,NJ: Rutgers University Press. Thompson, Becky W. 1994 . A Hunger So Wide and So Deep: A Multiracial View of Women's...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1986) 11 (2): 323–344.
Published: 01 April 1986
... lifestyles are directly related to major causes of morbidity and premature mortality. Epstein and Swartz, for example, argue that “there is scant scientific basis for the lifestyle theory, and that it is in fact contradicted by a substantial body of published evidence. ”’Sylvia Tesh argues that...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1993) 18 (4): 983–992.
Published: 01 August 1993
... the under-class in America? How do we create community? These problems have either escaped our knowledge or been so productive of political conflict that the possibility of their resolution appears a long way off. Sylvia Tesh, in her book Hidden Arguments, takes a position similar to Cahalan’s...