Health policies: health politics. The British and American experience 1911–1965

@article{Jones1988HealthPH,
  title={Health policies: health politics. The British and American experience 1911–1965},
  author={Greta Jones},
  journal={Medical History},
  year={1988},
  volume={32},
  pages={109 - 110}
}
DANIEL M. FOX, Health policies: health politics. The British and American experience 1911-1965, Princeton University Press, 1986, 8vo, pp. xi, 234, $25.00. This book is a comparative study of the British and American health systems as they have developed since the end ofthe nineteenth century. It argues that the key to understanding them is the concept of "hierarchical regionalism". Hierarchy describes the process by which the specialized and exclusive knowledge of the medical profession is… CONTINUE READING

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