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Healthy Voices, Unhealthy Silence
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Public silence in policymaking can be deafening. When advocates for a disadvantaged group decline to speak up, not only are their concerns not recorded or acted upon, but also the collective strength of the unspoken argument is lessenedùa situation that u

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
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  1. Frontmatter
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  1. Contents
  2. p. vii
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  1. Preface
  2. pp. ix-x
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  1. Acknowledgments
  2. pp. xi-xiv
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  1. Introduction
  2. p. 1
  1. 1 The Problem and Puzzle of Public Silence
  2. pp. 3-20
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  1. Part I: Explanations and Background
  2. p. 21
  1. 2 Explanations for Public Silence: Inequality, Dependence, and Infeasibility
  2. pp. 23-41
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  1. 3 Medicaid’s Persistent and Conflicting Goals: Equal Access, Quality Care, and Cost Control
  2. pp. 42-66
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  1. Part II: Arguments and Findings
  2. p. 67
  1. 4 The Political and Policy Difficulties of Discussing Unequal Access
  2. pp. 69-90
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  1. 5 Medicaid’s Policy Network and the Ties that Bind: Nonprofit Advocacy and Social Interactions
  2. pp. 91-117
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  1. Conclusion
  2. p. 119
  1. 6 Medicaid Reform and Advisory Boards: Who Will Advocate for Poor People’s Health?
  2. pp. 121-130
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  1. Notes
  2. pp. 131-136
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  1. References
  2. pp. 137-149
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  1. Index
  2. pp. 151-156
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