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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1984) 9 (3): 539–543.
Published: 01 June 1984
...Marc Blecher Gail E. Henderson and Myron S. Cohen, The Chinese Hospital: A Socialist Work Unit (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1984), 183 pp., $22.50 Copyright © 1984 by the Department of Health Administration, Duke University 1984 Book...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2011) 36 (1): 33–57.
Published: 01 February 2011
...Michael S. Sparer; George France; Chelsea Clinton In the United States, the recently enacted Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 envisions a significant increase in federal oversight over the nation's health care system. At the same time, however, the legislation requires the states...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2011) 36 (1): 59–87.
Published: 01 February 2011
... and patients, are occupying an increasingly prominent position. In this article, we consider issues related to motivating the professional and the patient to perform targeted actions, drawing on some of the evidence that has thus far been reported on experiences in the United Kingdom and the United...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2011) 36 (1): 119–139.
Published: 01 February 2011
...Bhaven Sampat; Michael Drummond Confronted with similar challenges, the United States and the United Kingdom have adopted very different health technology policies. In the United States, the focus has been on technology creation, in particular the funding of basic biomedical research at the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2011) 36 (1): 165–185.
Published: 01 February 2011
...Tony Barnett; Corinna Sorenson Infectious diseases are a long-standing and continuing threat to health and welfare, with their containment dependent on national disease surveillance and response capacities. This article discusses infectious disease surveillance in the United States and the United...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2011) 36 (1): 187–214.
Published: 01 February 2011
...Peter Muennig; Michael Murphy Blacks have worse overall health than whites in both the United States and the United Kingdom. However, the relative difference in health between the two groups within each cultural context differs between each context. In this article, we attempt to glean insights...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1992) 17 (4): 899–928.
Published: 01 August 1992
...Ellen Jane Hollingsworth In comparing the development and strength of community-based services for the chronically mentally ill in the United States, Germany, and the United Kingdom, I analyze how the structure of each country's general medical system has influenced services for the chronically...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1990) 15 (4): 709–753.
Published: 01 August 1990
.... Badgley , R. E. , and S. Wolfe. 1967 . Doctors' Strike: Medical Care and Conflict in Saskatchewan. New York: Atherton Press. Bates , E. M. 1983 . Health Systems and Public Scrutiny: Australia, Britain and the United States. London: Croom Helm. Bergthold , L. A. 1988 . Purchasing Power...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1981) 6 (1): 98–119.
Published: 01 February 1981
...Charles Lockhart This essay presents data on the thinking of health policy elites in the United States, the United Kingdom and the Federal Republic of Germany. These three national groups are compared in terms of the values they perceive health policy should serve and their conceptions of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2000) 25 (2): 343–376.
Published: 01 April 2000
... managed care organizations, but with none of their benefits, such as coordination of care, oversight of physicians practices, and quality assurance. Although the United States and Japanese health care systems are organized and financed differently there is convergence in the source of their physicians...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2007) 32 (6): 1043–1045.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Ronald J. Angel Dan Zuberi. Differences That Matter: Social Policy and the Working Poor in the United States and Canada. Ithaca: Cornell University Press. 2006. 230 pp. $49.95 cloth; $18.95 paper. © 2007 by Duke University Press 2007 Esping-Andersen, G. 1990 . The Three Worlds of...
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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 October 1998) 23 (5): 833–859.
Published: 01 October 1998
...Eugene Declercq This article examines the process that led to the “changing childbirth” initiative in the United Kingdom and its possible lessons for U.S. health policy making. Changing childbirth involves substantial changes in maternity care policy, including increased independence for midwives...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1992) 17 (2): 213–232.
Published: 01 April 1992
.... Institutional factors rather than explicit policy influence the implicit health priorities in these countries. The United States, in contrast, develops policies that explicitly designate a minimum level of benefits. Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 References Aaron , H. J. , and W. B...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1989) 14 (3): 459–475.
Published: 01 June 1989
... References Burt , R. 1985 . Pennhurst: A Parable. In In the Interest of Children: Advocacy, Law Reform and Public Policy , ed. R. H. Mnookin. New York: W. H. Freeman. Carrier , J. 1986 . The Political and Economic Context of Mental Health Care in the United Kingdom. Paper presented at a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1996) 21 (2): 373–376.
Published: 01 April 1996
...Barry G. Rabe Kathryn Harrison and George Hoberg. Risk, Science, and Politics: Regulating Toxic Substances in Canada and the United States . Montreal, Quebec, and Kingston, Ontario: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 1994. 235 pp. $49.95 cloth; $17.95 paper. Copyright © 1996 by Duke...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2005) 30 (1-2): 295–298.
Published: 01 April 2005
...Brian K. Gran Jacob Hacker. The Divided Welfare State: The Battle over Public and Private Social Benefits in the United States . New York: Cambridge University Press, 2002. 464 pp. $55.00 cloth; $23.00 paper. © 2005 by Duke University Press 2005...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1989) 14 (2): 431–433.
Published: 01 April 1989
...Patricia M. Alt Eloise Rathbone-McCuan and Betty Havens, eds., North American Elders: United States and Canadian Perspectives (New York: Greenwood Press, 1988), 298 pp. Copyright © 1989 by Duke University Press 1989 Book Reviews 431 serious...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2008) 33 (1): 135–145.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Kieke G. H. Okma Richard G. Frank and Sherry A. Glied. Better But Not Well: Mental Health Policy in the United States since 1950. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006. 208 pp. $39.95 cloth; $21.95 paper. © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Carey, B. 2007 . Many...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1985) 10 (1): 209–212.
Published: 01 February 1985
...Paul Godt Victor G. Rodwin, The Health Planning Predicament: France, Quebec, England, and the United States (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1984), 293 pp., $24.50 Copyright © 1985 by the Dept. of Health Administration, Duke University 1985...