April 2013; p ublished online August 2016 .
Book. Subjects: Public Policy. 296 pages.
This book offers the first comprehensive history of Supplemental Security Income (SSI), from its origins as part of President Nixon's social reform efforts to its pivotal role in the...
in Understanding Health Inequalities and Justice
November 2016; p ublished online May 2017 .
Chapter. Subjects: Public Policy. 9867 words.
This chapter raises a key question for the interdisciplinary study of health and justice: is dialogue possible between theoretical models and first-person testimony about the harms caused...
The Best Laid Plans: Resistant Community and the Intrepid Vision in the History of Managed Care Medicine
in The Journal of Medicine and Philosophy: A Forum for Bioethics and Philosophy of Medicine
January 1999; p ublished online January 1999 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy; Medical Ethics; Bioethics; Public Policy. 0 words.
In the move to critique managed care, the essential principles that first made it a reasonable alternative to fee-for-service medicine can easily be lost. Careful reflection on the history...
The global spread of community organizing: how ‘Alinsky-style’ community organizing travelled to Australia and what we learnt?
in Community Development Journal
July 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Development Studies; Development Planning and Policy; Public Policy. 6239 words.
Community organizing refers to a particular way of working in public life that aims to enhance the capacity of community leaders to act for the common good in collaboration across civil...
in Science and Public Policy
April 2010; p ublished online April 2010 .
Journal Article. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Public Policy. 0 words.
This paper analyzes trends in the evolution of public research organizations (PROs) with special emphasis on the Brazilian case. Given the central role in global competitiveness played by...