Healthcare Reform in America by Jennie Jacobs Kronenfeld
A Reference Handbook, 2nd Edition (Contemporary World Issues)

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This valuable handbook makes the U.S. health care system understandable, reviews the Affordable Care Act (ACA) or "Obamacare," describes past health care reform efforts, and covers the important organizations and people involved in U.S. health care reform.

• Provides clear, accessible information that enables readers to understand the history and key issues in the development and reform of the U.S. health care system

• Presents short essays that discuss specific issues from the perspective of the expert contributor

• Includes an index to assist researchers in finding information and resources on specific topics, a bibliography that lists the sources cited throughout the book and recommended additional reading, and a glossary of health care-specific terms


About Jennie Jacobs Kronenfeld

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Jennie Jacobs Kronenfeld, PhD, is professor in sociology, Sanford School of Social and Family Dynamics at Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.Michael Kronenfeld, MLS, MBA, is university librarian at the A.T. Still University of the Health Sciences in Kirksville, MO, and Mesa, AZ.
Published April 14, 2015 by ABC-CLIO. 343 pages
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Education & Reference, Professional & Technical, Science & Math. Non-fiction