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Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved 15.4 (2004) 711-712
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Following is a list of books recently received by this office. We welcome readers with suitable expertise to serve as reviewers. If one of these titles interests you, please e-mail JournalBooks@mmc.edu, letting us know 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 her 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.
Berger MT (2004) Workable Sisterhood: The Political Journey of Stigmatized Women with HIV/AIDS. Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press.
Bloom SW The Word as Scalpel: A History of Medical Sociology. New York: Oxford University Press.
Drewry HN and Doermann H (2001) Stand and Prosper: Private Black Colleges and Their Students. Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press.
Dubé L, Ferland G and Moskowitz DS (2003) Emotional and Interpersonal Dimensions of Health Services: Enriching the Art of Care with the Science of Care. Published for The McGill Initiative for the Integrative Management of Health in collaboration with L'institut universitaire de gériatrie de Montréal. Montreal & Kingston, London and Ithaca: McGill-Queen's University Press.
Fiss O (2003) A Way Out: America's Ghettos and the Legacy of Racism. Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press.
Goldstein IF and Goldstein M (2002) How Much Risk? A Guide to Understanding Environmental Health Hazards. New York: Oxford University Press.
Heymann J, ed. (2003) Global Inequalities at Work: Work's Impact on the Health of Individuals, Families and Societies. New York: Oxford University Press.
Jost TS (2003) Disentitlement? The Threats Facing Our Public Health-Care Programs and a Rights-Based Response. New York: Oxford University Press.
Lippmann M, Cohen BS and Schlesinger RB (2003) Environmental Health Science: Recognition, Evaluation and Control of Chemical and Physical Hazards. New York: Oxford University Press.
Moller DW (2004) Dancing with Broken Bones: Portraits of Death and Dying among Inner-City Poor. New York: Oxford University Press.
Moore CF (2003) Children, Pollution and Why Scientists Disagree. New York: Oxford University Press.
O'Connor A (2001) Poverty Knowledge: Social Science, Social Policy, and the Poor in Twentieth Century U.S. History. Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press.
Pearson SD, Sabin JE and Emanuel EJ (2003) No Margin, No Mission: Health-Care Organizations and the Quest for Ethical Excellence. New York: Oxford University Press. [End Page 711]
Pollock AM (2004) NHS plc: The Privatization of Our Health Care. London and New York: Verso.
Pollock M (2004) Colormute: Race Talk Dilemmas in an American School. Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press.
Rhodes R, Battin MP and Silvers A, eds. (2002) Medicine and Social Justice: Essays on the Distribution of Health Care. New York: Oxford University Press.
Roberts MJ, Hsiao W, Berman P and Reich MR (2004) Getting Health Reform Right: A Guide to Improving Performance and Equity. New York: Oxford University Press.
Smedley BD, Butler AS and Bristow LR, eds. (2004) In the Nation's Compelling Interest: Ensuring Diversity in the Health-Care Workforce. Written by members of the Committee on Institutional and Policy-Level Strategies for Increasing the Diversity of the U.S. Health Care Workforce, Board on Health Sciences Policy, Institute of Medicine. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press.
Walsh PN and LeRoy B (2004) Women with Disabilities Aging Well: A Global View. Baltimore, Maryland: Paul H. Brookes Publishing Co., Inc.
Winkelman M and Peek PM, eds. (2004) Divination and Healing: Potent Vision. Tucson, Arizona: The University of Arizona Press.