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moral economy of health and aging in Canada and the United States

Phillip G. Clark

moral economy of health and aging in Canada and the United States

by Phillip G. Clark

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Published by Canadian-American Center in Orono, Me .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • Canada.,
  • États-Unis.
    • Subjects:
    • Older people -- Medical care -- United States.,
    • Older people -- Government policy -- United States.,
    • Older people -- Medical care -- Canada.,
    • Older people -- Government policy -- Canada.,
    • Personnes âgées -- Soins médicaux -- Canada.,
    • Personnes âgées -- Soins médicaux -- États-Unis.,
    • Politique sanitaire -- Canada.,
    • Politique sanitaire -- États-Unis.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPhillip G. Clark
      SeriesCanadian-American public policy,, no. 23
      ContributionsUniversity of Maine. Canadian-American Center.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA564.8 .C56 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination52 p. ;
      Number of Pages52
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL627542M
      ISBN 10188258211X
      LC Control Number96228051
      OCLC/WorldCa34551152

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