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Healthy, wealthy, & fair : health care and the good society / edited by James A. Morone and Lawrence R. Jacobs.

Other Title:
Healthy, wealthy, and fair
Publication:
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.
Format/Description:
Book
xi, 382 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Health -- Social aspects -- United States.
Medical economics -- United States.
Equality -- Health aspects -- United States.
Capitalism -- Health aspects -- United States.
Medical policy -- United States.
Medical subjects:
Health Policy -- United States.
Delivery of Health Care -- economics -- United States.
Health Planning -- United States.
Insurance, Health -- economics -- United States.
Politics -- United States.
Socioeconomic Factors -- United States.
Contents:
Introduction: health and wealth in the good society / James A. Morone and Lawrence R. Jacobs
Why the United States is not number one in health / Ichiro Kawachi
Health disparities in the land of equality / Lawrence R. Jacobs
How market ideology guarantees racial inequality / Deborah Stone
The dangers of the market panacea / Mark Schlesinger
Organized labor's incredible shrinking social vision / Marie Gottschalk
Interest groups and the reproduction of inequality / Constance A. Nathanson
The congressional graveyard for health care reform / Mark A. Peterson
Courts, inequality, and health care / Peter D. Jacobson and Elizabeth Selvin
Medicaid at the crossroads / Colleen Grogan and Eric Patashnik
Kids and bureaucrats at the grass roots / Elizabeth H. Kilbreth and James A. Morone
Incrementalism adds up? / Lawrence D. Brown
What government can do / Benjamin I. Page
Conclusion: prospering in the age of global markets / Lawrence R. Jacobs and James A. Morone.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 371-375) and index.
Contributor:
Morone, James A., 1951-
Jacobs, Lawrence R.
ISBN:
0195170660 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC:
54408239
Publisher Number:
9780195170665
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