The Resource Healthy voices, unhealthy silence : advocacy and health policy for the poor, Colleen M. Grogan and Michael K. Gusmano

Healthy voices, unhealthy silence : advocacy and health policy for the poor, Colleen M. Grogan and Michael K. Gusmano

Label
Healthy voices, unhealthy silence : advocacy and health policy for the poor
Title
Healthy voices, unhealthy silence
Title remainder
advocacy and health policy for the poor
Statement of responsibility
Colleen M. Grogan and Michael K. Gusmano
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Public silence in policymaking can be deafening. When advocates for a disadvantaged group decline to speak up, not only are their concerns not recorded or acted upon, but also the collective strength of the unspoken argument is lessenedùa situation that undermines the workings of deliberative democracy by reflecting only the concerns of more powerful interests. But why do so many advocates remain silent on key issues they care about and how does that silence contribute to narrowly defined policies? What can individuals and organizations do to amplify their privately expressed concerns for polic
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
368.4/2009746
Index
index present
LC call number
RA412.3
LC item number
.G76 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
American governance and public policy series
Label
Healthy voices, unhealthy silence : advocacy and health policy for the poor, Colleen M. Grogan and Michael K. Gusmano
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 137-149) and index
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  • net
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
The problem and puzzle of public silence -- Explanations for public silence: inequality, dependence, and infeasibility -- Medicaid's persistent and conflicting goals -- Medicaid's policy network and the ties that bind: nonprofit advocacy and social interactions -- Medicaid reform and advisory boards: who will advocate for poor people's health?
Control code
ocn290559181
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 156 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435631953
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt2n0sn9
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.b3219237x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)290559181
  • pebcs1435631951

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