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History And Health Policy in the United States Putting the Past Back in (Critical Issues in Health and Medicine) by Rosemary A. Stevens

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Published by Rutgers University Press .
Written in English


  • Central government policies,
  • Health systems & services,
  • Public Policy - Social Services & Welfare,
  • Political Science,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • USA,
  • Health Care Delivery,
  • Human Services,
  • Health Policy,
  • History,
  • History, Modern 1601-,
  • Medical policy,
  • United States

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Number of Pages364
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Open LibraryOL8026201M
ISBN 100813538378
ISBN 109780813538372

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