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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1987) 12 (4): 665–682.
Published: 01 August 1987
...James C. Robinson Recent policy initiatives in occupational safety and health have emphasized strategies that provide workers with information about workplace exposures. It is not clear, however, what effect this new information has had or will have on worker self-help initiatives. This paper...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1995) 20 (1): 225–229.
Published: 01 February 1995
...Jerry L. Mashaw Edward H. Yelin. Disability and the Displaced Worker . New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1993. 203 pp. $38.00 cloth. Copyright © 1995 by Duke University Press 1995 References Burkehauser , Richard V. , Robert H. Haverman, and Barbara L. Wolfe. 1993...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1983) 8 (3): 581–597.
Published: 01 June 1983
...Leon S. Robertson; J. Philip Keeve Detailed analysis of work exposure and worker attributes failed to explain changes in injury claims in three plants, each in a separate state, during 1973-1980. When relative exposure to hazard and worker attributes are controlled, changes in injury rates are...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2003) 28 (5): 883–926.
Published: 01 October 2003
...-point decrease in full-time employment for low-wage workers. © 2003 by Duke University Press 2003 Acs, G., S. H. Long, S. Marquis, and P. Short. 1996 . Self-Insured Employer Health Plans: Prevalence, Profile, Provisions, and Premiums. Health Affairs 15 (2): 266 -278. Berman, S., J...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1987) 12 (2): 364–366.
Published: 01 April 1987
...Robert C. Buxbaum M. Shain, H. Suurvali, and M. Boutilier, Healthier Workers: Employee Promotion and Employee Assistance Programs (Lexington, MA: Lexington Books, 1986) Copyright © 1987 by Duke University Press 1987 364 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law than it has on...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1988) 13 (4): 768–770.
Published: 01 August 1988
...Barbara J. Nelson Carole Joffe, The Regulation of Sexuality: Experiences of Family Planning Workers (Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1986), 196 pp., $24.95 cloth, $12.95 paper. Copyright © 1988 by Duke University Press 1988 768 Journal of Health Politics, Policy, and Law...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2000) 25 (6): 1172–1175.
Published: 01 December 2000
...Wes Daniels Michael Rowe. Crossing the Border: Encounters between Homeless People and Outreach Workers . Berkeley: University of California Press, 1999. 206 pp. $45.00 cloth; $17.95 paper. 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 1172 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law Michael Rowe...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2002) 27 (4): 683–689.
Published: 01 August 2002
... Duke University Press 2002 Danzon, P. M., and S. E. Harrington. 1998 . Rate Regulation of Workers' Compensation Insurance: How Price Controls Increase Cost . Washington, DC: AEI Press. Kerr, Peter. 1992 . A Showdown on Workers' Compensation in Maine. New York Times , 9 August, 1 : 36...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1981) 6 (2): 339–346.
Published: 01 April 1981
...Elihu D. Richter Telling the worker about exposure to occupational hazards and their potentially adverse health effects has been established as an ethical principle of occupational health and safety. Situations or issues that may result in incomplete application or nonapplication of this principle...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1983) 8 (1): 144–163.
Published: 01 February 1983
...Jeannette M. Valentine; Alonzo L. Plough This paper first reviews the scientific problems involved in assessing the effects on reproductive health of toxic substances in the work environment. It then describes the current status of regulatory policies designed to control workers' exposures to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1984) 9 (3): 503–514.
Published: 01 June 1984
...Sally Guttmacher Immigrant workers are a large segment of the lower echelon of the U.S. labor force, and as many as 3.6 to 6 million of these workers and their families are living in the U.S. illegally. This paper examines who the recent immigrants are; explains why their current situation in the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1989) 14 (2): 435–438.
Published: 01 April 1989
...Barbara Ellen Smith David Rosner and Gerald Markowitz, eds., Dying for Work: Workers' Safety and Health in Twentieth-Century America (Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 1987), 234 pp., $35.00. Copyright © 1989 by Duke University Press 1989...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2013) 38 (3): 614–619.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Ariel Ducey Boris Eileen and Klein Jennifer . Caring for America: Home Health Workers in the Shadow of the Welfare State . New York : Oxford University Press , 2012 . 295 pp. $35.00 cloth. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1985) 9 (4): 726–729.
Published: 01 August 1985
...Jean Reith Schroedel Dorothy Nelkin and Michael S. Brown, The Workers at Risk: Voicesflorn the Workplace (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1984), 220 pp., $20.00 Copyright © 1985 by the Department of Health Administration, Duke University Press 1985 Dorothy Nelkin and Michael...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2014) 39 (5): 989–1012.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Scott L. Greer; Robert D. Fannion Abstract It has become increasingly common to hear a business case for wellness that emphasizes the benefits of having a healthy workforce. This is essentially the same as the case for employers to train their workers; training a worker and investing in the health...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1988) 13 (4): 607–621.
Published: 01 August 1988
... test is ordered. When the test is ordered to protect health care workers rather than to benefit the patient, the patient must be informed of the true purpose of the test; special care must be taken to avoid claims of fraud or duress that might invalidate the patient's consent. Furthermore, testing...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1986) 11 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 February 1986
...James C. Robinson This paper studies the link between occupational health hazards and job security. Consistent with the underlying hypothesis that firms utilizing hazardous technologies tend to employ low-skilled workers who can be discharged easily in case of a downturn in business, the analysis...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2018) 43 (6): 1013–1024.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Theodore R. Marmor Abstract Social insurance, like commercial insurance, is about protection against financial risk. In the United States, Medicare and the Social Security Administration's programs for retirement, disability, worker's compensation, and worker's life insurance have become dominant...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1998) 23 (2): 291–317.
Published: 01 April 1998
... providers, other professionals, and some governmental representatives who help to plan services. The community empowerment model involves the community by engaging neighborhood-based groups, contracting with community-based organizations, employing community residents as lay workers in the Healthy Start...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1991) 16 (4): 747–760.
Published: 01 August 1991
...Harvey M. Sapolsky I examine the development of privately provided insurance since World War II, giving special attention to Empire Blue Cross, and argue that the competition between employers and unions for the loyalty of workers after the passage of the Taft-Hartley Act helped diffuse private...