U.S. health policy and politics : a documentary history / Kevin Hillstrom.

Author
Hillstrom, Kevin, 1963- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Thousand Oaks, Calif. : CQ Press, c2012.
Description
xxiii, 717 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Health care and medical practice in the new world (1600-1800) -- Health care and regulation in antebellum America (1800-1860) -- The professionalization of American medicine (1860-1890) -- Health care in the progressive era (1890-1920) -- The struggle over health insurance between the wars (1920-1940) -- Partisan jousting over health care in the postwar era (1940-1960) -- Medicare changes the health care landscape (1960-1980) -- Restraining health care costs in the age of Reagan (1980-1990) -- The Clinton health plan and scorched-earth politics (1990-2000) -- Controversial policy prescriptions for American health care (2000-2010).
ISBN
  • 9781608710263 (alk. paper)
  • 1608710262 (alk. paper)
LCCN
2011019493
OCLC
693809392
RCP
C - S

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