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Published: 02 October 2012

232 Pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199976133

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Health Care Reform and American Politics

What Everyone Needs to Know®, Revised and Updated Edition

Revised and Updated 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  • Includes a powerful final chapter on whether the new law will be repealed or watered down in coming years

New to this Edition:

  • updated to cover the Supreme Court decision on Health Care Reform

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