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The contested boundaries of American public health / edited by James Colgrove, Gerald Markowitz, and David Rosner.

Other author/creatorColgrove, James Keith.
Other author/creatorMarkowitz, Gerald E.
Other author/creatorRosner, David, 1947-
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoNew Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, ©2008.
Descriptionviii, 293 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Subject(s)
Series Critical issues in health and medicine
Critical issues in health and medicine. ^A886083
Contents Public health and economics : externalities, rivalries, excludability, and politics / Sherry Glied -- The limits of relying on employers in an intersectoral public health partnership / Dennis P. Scanlon and Marianne H. Hillemeier -- Speaking for the public : the ambivalent quest of twentieth-century public health / Nancy Tomes -- Environmental health as a core public health component / Phil Brown.
Contents Paternalism and its discontents : motorcycle helmet laws, libertarian values, and public health / Marian Moser Jones and Ronald Bayer -- Prevention strategies and public health : individual and structural prevention in homelessness / William McAllister, Mary Clare Lennon, and Işil Çelimli -- Dealing with Humpty Dumpty : research, practice, and the ethics of public health surveillance / Amy L. Fairchild.
Contents Health production : a common framework to unify public health and medicine / Alvin R. Tarlov -- The challenge of 9/11 to the ideologies of population and public health / David Rosner and Gerald Markowitz -- Public health preparedness : evolution or revolution? / Nicole Lurie, Jeffrey Wasserman, and Christopher D. Nelson -- Blown away : health care, health coverage, and public health after 9/11 and Katrina / Beatrix Hoffman.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2007033568
ISBN9780813543116 (hardcover : alk. paper)
ISBN0813543118 (hardcover : alk. paper)
ISBN9780813543123 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN0813543126 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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