One nation, uninsured why the U.S. has no national health insurance

Title One nation, uninsured why the U.S. has no national health insurance
Names Quadagno, Jill S.
Book Number DB063896
Title Status Download Only
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Sociologist traces the history of health-care reform from the early 1900s to the Clinton era. Discusses opposition efforts led by physicians, insurance companies, and other stakeholders to keep the system private. Contends universal coverage will be achieved only when viewed as "a social right, not a consumer product." 2005.
Narrator Potts, Faith.
Local Subject Politics and Government - POL
Current Events / Contemporary Issues - CON
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Medicine & Health - MED
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Audience Notes Female narrator.
LC Subject Health care reform - United States - History - 20th century
Health services accessibility - United States - History - 20th century
Insurance, Health - Government policy - United States - History - 20th century
Medical policy - United States - History - 20th century
Medically uninsured persons - United States - History - 20th century
National health insurance - United States - History - 20th century
Right to health care - United States - History - 20th century
Call Number 362.10425 ANF
Language English
Released 2005
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2005 (Potomac Talking Book Services, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: New York : Oxford University Press, c2005. 0195160398
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