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Current health policy issues and alternatives

Current health policy issues and alternatives

an applied social science perspective

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Published by University of Georgia Press in Athens .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Medical policy -- Social aspects -- United States -- Congresses.,
    • Medical policy -- Social aspects -- Congresses.,
    • Delivery of Health Care -- congresses.,
    • Health Planning -- congresses.,
    • Health Policy -- congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCarole E. Hill, editor.
      SeriesSouthern Anthropological Society proceedings ;, no. 19
      ContributionsHill, Carole E., Southern Anthropological Society.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN2 .S9243 no. 19, RA395 .S9243 no. 19
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 212 p. ;
      Number of Pages212
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2711531M
      ISBN 100820308684, 0820308692
      LC Control Number86004303

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