• Corpus ID: 42217108

Implementing modern public health goals through government: an examination of new federalism and public health law.

  title={Implementing modern public health goals through government: an examination of new federalism and public health law.},
  author={Jr. James G. Hodge},
  journal={The Journal of contemporary health law and policy},
  volume={14 1},
  • J. G. Hodge
  • Published 1997
  • Political Science
  • The Journal of contemporary health law and policy

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