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  • Books Recently Received

Following is a list of books that have recently become available for review. We welcome readers with suitable expertise to serve as reviewers. If one of these titles interests you, please e-mail JournalBooks@mmc.edu, telling us you would like to review it and briefly explaining your interest. If you know of a book that would be suitable for review in JHCPU that we have not listed on this page (or in past issues), please let us know that as well. Thank you in advance for your help. We welcome review copies from publishers of books in the area of health and health care for underserved populations, especially in the United States. Publishers are asked to send two review copies.

Almgren G. Health care politics, policy, and services: a social justice analysis (2nd ed.). New York, NY: Springer publishing company, 2012. (Received at JHCPU Oct. 2012)
Barr DA. Health disparities in the United States: social class, race, ethnicity and health (2nd ed.). Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014. (Received at JHCPU Nov 2014)
Barr DA. Introduction to U.S. health policy: the organization, financing and delivery of health care in America (3rd ed.). Baltimore, MD: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2011. (Received at JHCPU Oct 2011)
Barr DA. Introduction to U.S. health policy: the organization, financing and delivery of health care in America (4th ed.). Baltimore, MD: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2016. (Received at JHCPU Oct 2016)
Beilenson PL, McGuire PA. Tapping into the wire: the real urban crisis. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012. (Received at JHCPU Nov 2012)
Benton A. HIV exceptionalism: development through disease in Sierra Leone. Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press, 2015. (Received at JHCPU Apr 2015)
Beracochea E, Weinstein C, Evans DP, eds. Rights-based approaches to public health. New York, NY: Springer Publishing Company, 2011. (Received at JHCPU Jan 2012)
Berg BF. Healing Gotham: New York City's public health policies for the twenty-first century. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2015. (Received at JHCPU Feb 2014)
Brin AE, Pillay Y, Holtz TH. Textbook of global health (4th ed.). New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2017. (Received at JHCPU Mar 2017)
Blumenthal DS, Diclemente RJ, Braithwaite RL, et al, eds. Community-based participatory health research: issues, methods, and translation to practice (2nd ed.). New York, NY: Springer Publishing Company, 2013. (Received at JHCPU Apr 2013)
Brennan VM, Kumanyika SK, Zambrana RE, eds. Obesity interventions in underserved communities: evidence and directions. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014. (Received at JHCPU Nov 2014)
Bryant Smalley K, Warren JC, Rainer JP, eds. Rural mental health: issues, policies, and best practices. New York, NY: Springer Publishing Company, 2012. (Received at JHCPU Jul 2012)
Cooper R. Poverty and the myths of health care reform. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2016. (Received at JHCPU Aug 2016) [End Page 573]
Craddock S. Compound solutions: pharmaceutical alternatives for global health. Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press, 2017. (Received at JHCPU Feb 2017)
Cutler D. The quality cure: how focusing on healthcare quality can save your life and lower spending too. Los Angeles, CA: University of California Press, 2014. (Received at JHCPU May 2014)
Dawes DE. 150 years of Obamacare. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2016. (Received at JHCPU May 2016)
de Chesnay M, Anderson BA. Caring for the vulnerable: perspectives in nursing theory, practice, and research (3rd ed). Burlington, MA: Jones and Bartlett Learning, 2011. (Received at JHCPU Jul 2011)
Deeb-Sossa N. Doing good: racial tension and workplace inequalities at a community clinic in El Nuevo South. Tucson, AZ: The University of Arizona Press, 2013. (Received at JHCPU Jul 2013)
Delgado JL. The Latina guide to health: consejos and caring answers. New York, NY: New-market Press, 2010. (Received at JHCPU Feb. 2010)
Dorling D. Unequal health: the scandal of our times. Chicago, IL: The Policy Press, 2013. (Received at JHCPU May 2013)
Eckenwiler LA. Long-term care, globalization, and justice. Baltimore, MD: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2012. (Received at JHCPU May 2012)
Ehlers N, Hinkson LR, eds. Subprime health: debt and race in U. S. Medicine. Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press, 2017. (Received at JHCPU Oct 2017)
Enthoven AC. Health care the market and consumer choice. Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing, Inc., 2012. (Received at JHCPU Apr 2012)
Estrine SA, Hettenbach RT, Arthur H, et al, eds. Service delivery for vulnerable populations: new directions in behavioral health. New York, NY: Springer Publishing Company, 2011. (Received at JHCPU Jan 2012)
Findley SE, Matos SE. Briging the gap: hoe community health workers promote the health of immigrants. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2015. (Received at JHCPU Oct 2015)
Gabbay J, le May A, Pope C, et al. Organisational innovation in health services: lessons from the NHS treatment centers. Portland, OR: The Policy Press, 2011. (Received at JHCPU Jul. 2011)
Glickman D, Parker L, Sim LJ, et al, eds. Accelerating progress in obesity prevention: solving the weight of the nation. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press, 2012.
Gomez EJ. Geopolitics in health: confronting obesity, Aids, and tuberculosis in the emerging Brics economies. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2017. (received at JHCPU Nov 2017)
Gonzalez-Sanders DJ, Fortinsky RH. Dementia care with Black and Latino families: a social work problem-solving approach. New York, NY: Springer Publishing Company, 2012. (Received at JHCPU Feb 2012)
Goodman JC. Priceless: curing the healthcare crisis. Oakland, CA: The Independent Institute, 2012. (Received at JHCPU Jul 2012)
Hackey RB. Cries of Crisis: rethinking the health care debate. Reno, NV: University of Nevada Press, 2012. (Received at JHCPU Oct 2012) [End Page 574]
Hamalainen TJ, Michaelson J, eds. Well-being and beyond: broadening the public and policy discourse. Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing Inc., 2014. (Received at JHCPU Apr 2014)
Hamel J. Gender-inclusive treatment of the intimate partner abuse: evidence-based approaches (2nd ed.). New York, NY: Springer Publishing Company, 2013. (Received at JHCPU Nov 2013)
Harper S, Hamblin K, eds. International handbook on aging and public policy. Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2014. (Received at JHCPU Oct 2014)
Hart JT. The political economy of the health care: where the NHS came from and where it could lead (2nd ed). Portland, OR: The Policy Press, 2010. (Received at JHCPU Nov. 2010)
Hartnell A. After Katrina: race neoliberalism, and the end of the American century. Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 2017. (Received at JHCPU May 2017)
Hatch AR. Blood sugar: racial pharmacology and food justice in Black America. Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press, 2016. (Received at JHCPU Apr 2016)
Hatton DC, Fisher AA, (eds.). Women prisoners and health justice: perspectives, issues and advocacy for an international hidden population. New York, NY: Radcliffe Publishing, 2009. (Received at JHCPU Jul. 2011)
Hoberman J. Black and blue. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 2012. (Received at JHCPU May 2012)
Hoffman J, Salerno JA, Moss A. The weight of the nation: to win we have to lose. New York, NY: St. Martin's Press, 2012. (Received at JHCPU Apr 2012)
Hoffman-Goetz L, Donelle L, Ahmed R. Health literacy in Canada: a primer for students. Toronto, Canada: Canadian Scholars' Press Inc., 2014. (Received at JHCPU May 2014)
Hogarth RA. Medicalizing Blackness: making racial difference in the Atlantic world, 1780-1840. Chapel Hill, NC: The University of North Carolina Press, 2017. (Received at JHCPU Nov 2017)
Holman SR. Beholden: religion, global health, and human rights. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2015. (Received at JHCPU Mar 2015)
Holmes SM. Fresh fruit, broken bodies: migrant farmworkers in the United States. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 2013. (Received at JHCPU Jul 2013)
Holsinger JW Jr. Contemporary public health: principles, practice, and policy. Lexington, KY: University Press of Kentucky, 2012. (Received at JHCPU Sep 2012)
Hornblum AM, Newman JL, Dober GJ. Against their will: the seceret history of medical experimentation on children in cold war America. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013. (Received at JHCPU Feb 2016.)
Hudson RB. The new politics of old age policy (3rd ed.). Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014. (Received at JHCPU Sep 2014)
Institute of Medicine. The future of disability in America. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press, 2007.
Jack L Jr, ed. Diabetes in Black America: clinical and public health solutions to a national crisis (2nd ed.). Chicago, IL: Hilton Publishing Company, 2012. (Received at JHCPU Jun 2012) [End Page 575]
Jack L Jr, ed. Diabetes in black America: public health and clinical solutions to a national crisis. Roscoe, IL: Hilton Publishing Company, 2010. (Received at JHCPU Mar 2012)
Kaplan GA, Diez Roux AV, Simon CP, et al, eds. Growing inequality: bridging complex systems, population health, and health disparities. University of Michigan, 2017. (received at JHCPU Aug 2017)
Kahan S, Gielen AC, Fagan PJ, et al, eds. Health behavior change in populations. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014. (Received at JHCPU Nov 2014)
Kennedy TA. Historicizing post-discourses: postfeminism and postracialism in the United States. Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 2017. (Received at JHCPU May 2017)
Kenworthy N. Mistreated: the political consequences of the fight against AIDS in Lesotho. Nashville, TN: Vanderbilt University Press, 2017. (Received at JHCPU Aug 2017)
Knaul FM. Beauty without the breast. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2012. (Received at JHCPU Jan 2013)
Kushner AL, ed. Operation crisis: surgical care in the developing world during conflict and disaster. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2017. (Received at JHCPU Feb 2017)
Ludke RL, Obermiller PJ, eds. Appalachian health and well–being. Lexington, KY: The University Press of Kentucky, 2012. (Received at JHCPU Apr 2012)
Lustig SL, ed. Advocacy strategies for health and mental health professionals: from patients to policies. New York, NY: Springer Publishing Company, 2012. (Received at JHCPU Jul 2012)
Magone C, Neuman M, Weissman F, eds. Humanitarian negotiations revealed: the MSF Experience. New York, NY: Columbia University Press, 2011. (Received at JHCPU Feb 2012)
Miller EA. Block granting Medicaid: a model for 21st century health reform? New York, NY: Routledge, 2014. (Received at JHCPU May 2014)
Moore J. Coroner's recommendations and the promise of saved lives. Dulles, VA: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2016. (Received at JHCPU Jul 2016)
Mortell M, Hansen-Turton T, eds. Making strategy count in the health and human services sector: lessons learned from 20 organizations and chief strategy officers. New York, NY: Springer Publishing Company, 2014. (Received at JHCPU Jan 2014)
Omaswa F, Crisp N, eds. African health leaders: making change and claiming the future. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2014. (Received at JHCPU Oct 2015)
Packard RM. A history of global health: interventions into the lives of other peoples. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2016. (Received at JHCPU Aug 2016)
Perez-Escamilla R, Melgar-Quinonez H. At risk: Latino children's health. Houston, TX: Arte Publico Press, 2011. (Received at JHCPU Jan 2012)
Reece RM, Hanson RF, Sargent J, eds. Treatment of child abuse: common ground for mental health, medical, and legal practitioners (2nd ed.). Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014. (Received at JHCPU Jun 2014)
Solinger R. Reproductive politics: what everyone needs to know. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2013. (Received at JHCPU May 2013)
Sommer A. 10 lessons in public health: inspiration for tomorrow's leaders. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013. (Received at JHCPU Feb 2013) [End Page 576]
Strach P. Hiding politics in plain sight: cause marketing, corporate influence, and breast cancer policymaking. Cary, NC: Oxford University Press, 2016. (Received at JHCPU Aug 2016)
Taylor CE, Taylor DC. Just and lasting change: when communities own their futures (2nd ed.). Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2016. (Received at JHCPU Jun 2016)
The Social Work Section of the American Public Health Association, eds. Handbook for public health social work. New York, NY: Springer Publishing Company, 2013. (Received at JHCPU Jan 2013)
Thomas KK. Health and humanity: a history of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg school of Public Health 1935-1985. Johns Hopkins University Press, 2016. (Received at JHCPU Jun 2016)
Warren JC, Smalley KB, eds. Rural public health: best practices and preventive models. New York, NY: Springer Publishing Company, 2014. (Received at JHCPU Feb 2014)
Webster DW, Vernick JS, eds. Reducing gun violence in America: informing policy with evidence and analysis. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2013. (Received at JHCPU Jul 2013)
Wendt C, Mischke M, Pfeifer M. Welfare states and public opinion: perceptions of health-care systems, family policy and benefits for the unemployed and poor in Europe. Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing, Inc., 2011. (Received at JHCPU Jan 2012)
Wren SM, Kushner AL, eds. Operation Ebola: surgical care during the West African outbreak. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2017. (Received at JHCPU Feb 2017) [End Page 577]

Additional Information

ISSN
1548-6869
Print ISSN
1049-2089
Pages
573-577
Launched on MUSE
2018-02-27
Open Access
No
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