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The Resource National health insurance in the United States and Canada : race, territory, and the roots of difference, Gerard W. Boychuk

National health insurance in the United States and Canada : race, territory, and the roots of difference, Gerard W. Boychuk

Label
National health insurance in the United States and Canada : race, territory, and the roots of difference
Title
National health insurance in the United States and Canada
Title remainder
race, territory, and the roots of difference
Statement of responsibility
Gerard W. Boychuk
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After World War II, the United States and Canada, two countries that were very similar in many ways, struck out on radically divergent paths to public health insurance. Canada developed a universal single-payer system of national health care, while the United States opted for a dual system that combines public health insurance for low-income and senior residents with private, primarily employer-provided health insuranceor no insurancefor everyone else. In National Health Insurance in the United States and Canada, Gerard W. Boychuk probes the historical development of health care in each coun
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boychuk, Gerard William
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
American governance and public policy series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National health insurance
  • National health insurance
  • MEDICAL
  • National health insurance
  • Canada
  • United States
  • National Health Insurance, United States
  • National Health Insurance, United States
  • History, 20th Century
  • History, 20th Century
  • History, 21st Century
  • History, 21st Century
  • Politics
  • Politics
  • Race Relations
  • Race Relations
  • Single-Payer System
  • Single-Payer System
Label
National health insurance in the United States and Canada : race, territory, and the roots of difference, Gerard W. Boychuk
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-224) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Explaining health insurance in the United States and Canada -- Similar beginnings, different contexts, 1910-40 -- Failure of reform in the Truman era, 1943-52 -- The medicare package, 1957-65 -- Race and the Clinton reforms -- Federal failure, provincial success: reform in Canada, 1945-49 -- National public hospital insurance and medical care insurance in Saskatchewan, 1950-62 -- Medical care insurance in Canada, 1962-84 -- The iconic status of health care in Canada, 1984-2008 -- Contemporary public health insurance in the United States and Canada -- Conclusions and implications
Control code
ocn243615054
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 234 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435660267
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2n0szn
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)243615054
Label
National health insurance in the United States and Canada : race, territory, and the roots of difference, Gerard W. Boychuk
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-224) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Explaining health insurance in the United States and Canada -- Similar beginnings, different contexts, 1910-40 -- Failure of reform in the Truman era, 1943-52 -- The medicare package, 1957-65 -- Race and the Clinton reforms -- Federal failure, provincial success: reform in Canada, 1945-49 -- National public hospital insurance and medical care insurance in Saskatchewan, 1950-62 -- Medical care insurance in Canada, 1962-84 -- The iconic status of health care in Canada, 1984-2008 -- Contemporary public health insurance in the United States and Canada -- Conclusions and implications
Control code
ocn243615054
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 234 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435660267
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2n0szn
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)243615054

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