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How Will Employers Respond to National Health Reform?: Lessons from the 2006 Reform Initiative in Massachusetts

Sharon K. Long, Karen Stockley, Heather Dahlen, and Ariel Fogel

in Working and Living in the Shadow of Economic Fragility

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199988488
eISBN:
9780190218249
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199988488.003.0005
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy, Research and Evaluation

The 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) is introducing extensive changes to the US health care system, including new requirements around the provision of health insurance coverage ... More


Expert Community and Sectoral Policy: The Brazilian Sanitary Reform

Nilson do Rosário Costa

in Policy analysis in Brazil

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781447306849
eISBN:
9781447310976
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447306849.003.0017
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

The political analysis that resulted in the adoption of the universal right to health in the 1988 Federal Constitution and the intellectual foundations of the health sector reform are examined in ... More


The Emergence of the New Era of Reform

Gunnar Almgren

in Health Care as a Right of Citizenship: The Continuing Evolution of Reform

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780231170130
eISBN:
9780231543316
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231170130.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

The chapter begins with a review of the efforts to reform health care in ways that would assure health care for all Americans, beginning with Progressive Era reforms in the early 1900’s through the ... More


Introduction

Josh Doty

in The Perfecting of Nature: Reforming Bodies in Antebellum Literature

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781469659619
eISBN:
9781469659633
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469659619.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, African-American Literature

The introduction outlines the book’s central argument: that writers throughout the nineteenth century took health reformers’ ideas about the human body as opportunities to imagine ways of being in ... More


Rum Maniacs: Alcoholic Insanity in the Early American Republic

Matthew Warner Osborn

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780226099897
eISBN:
9780226099927
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226099927.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Rum Maniacs traces how alcoholic insanity became a subject of medical interest, social controversy, and perverse fascination in the early American republic. At the heart of that story is the history ... More


The Pathology of Intemperance

Matthew Warner Osborn

in Rum Maniacs: Alcoholic Insanity in the Early American Republic

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780226099897
eISBN:
9780226099927
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226099927.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Chapter five charts how and why the medical profession developed and popularized the view that heavy habitual drinking constitutes an incurable physiological disease. In public lectures, journals, ... More


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