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Title Health care reform around the world / edited by Andrew C. Twaddle
Published Westport, Conn. : Auburn House, [2002]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 419 pages) : illustrations
Contents International comparison of health care reform systems / Andrew C. Twaddle -- Health system reforms: The United Kingdom's experience / David J. Hunter -- Ideology and interests: Explaining Swedish medical care reform, 1991-1994: An overview / Andrew C. Twaddle -- The changing faces of health care in Canada / Christel A. Woodward and Catherine A. Charles -- The United States: Live free and die? / Albert F. Wessen -- Introducing compulsory health insurance in Central Europe: Redirecting a wheel? / Stipe Oreskovic -- The reform that, alas, succeeded: The case of Serbia / Vuk Stambolovic -- The inelasticity of institutional patterns: An impediment to health care reform in Post-Communist Russia / Mark G. Field -- Modernization and health reform in Saudi Arabia / Eugene B. Gallagher -- Health care reform in Israel / Revital Gross and Ofra Anson -- Health care reform in Argentina / Susana Belmartino -- The unbearable homogeneity of reform: The Mexican health care system reform / Luis Duran-Arenas, Malaquias Lopez-Cervantes, Octavio Gomez-Dantes and Sandra Sosa-Rubi -- Health sector reform: The Indian experience / Rama V. Baru -- Reform of the Australian health care landscape: The contested terrain of development and innovation / Donald Stewart and Ian England -- Rural health care reforms in the People's Republic of China / Ofra Anson -- The health care reform initiative in Thailand / Pathom Sawanpanyalert -- Health care reform and global hegemony / Andrew C. Twaddle
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Health care reform -- Cross-cultural studies.
Cross-Cultural Comparison.
Health Care Reform -- trends.
Genre/Form Cross-cultural studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Twaddle, Andrew C., 1938-
LC no. 2001053835
ISBN 0313013039 (electronic bk.)
9780313013034 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)