Medicare and Medicaid at 50 : America's entitlement programs in the age of affordable care

"For fifty years, Medicare and Medicaid have stood at the center of a contentious debate surrounding American government, citizenship, and health care entitlement. In Medicare and Medicaid at 50, leading scholars in politics, government, economics, health policy, and history offer a comprehensi...

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Other Authors: Cohen, Alan B. (Editor), Colby, David C. (Editor), Wailoo, Keith (Editor), Zelizer, Julian E. (Editor)
Language:English
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Summary:"For fifty years, Medicare and Medicaid have stood at the center of a contentious debate surrounding American government, citizenship, and health care entitlement. In Medicare and Medicaid at 50, leading scholars in politics, government, economics, health policy, and history offer a comprehensive assessment of the evolution of these programs and their impact on society -- from their origins in the Great Society era to the current battles over the Affordable Care Act ("Obamacare")."-- Amazon.
Item Description:Includes index.
Physical Description:xx, 370 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Published: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2015]
ISBN:9780190231545 (hbk : acid-free paper)
0190231548 (hbk : acid-free paper)