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Published: 01 November 2012

232 Pages


ISBN: 9780199976133

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Health Care Reform and American Politics

What Everyone Needs to Know

Second Edition

Lawrence R. Jacobs and Theda Skocpol

What Everyone Needs To Know

  • Explains in clear English how health care reform will affect all groups of Americans, from rich to poor
  • Concise, authoritative and dramatic account of how health care reform came to pass and the politics behind the bill
  • Details how it will improve America’s health care system and improve health care for ordinary Americans
  • Authored by two of the nation's leading scholars of American politics
  • Includes a powerful final chapter on whether the new law will be repealed or watered down in coming years