Because Knetbooks knows college students. Our rental program is designed to save you time and money. Whether you need a textbook for a semester, quarter or even a summer session, we have an option for you. Simply select a rental period, enter your information and your book will be on its way!
Important and powerful...a rich tour of health care around the world." -Nicholas Kristof, The New York Times
How is it that all other industrialized democracies provide health care for their citizens as a reasonable cost-something the United States has never managed to do? In The Healing of America, New York Times bestselling author T.S. Reid shows how they do it, bringing to bear his talent for explaining complex issues in a clear, engaging way.
In `The Healing of America' TR Reid gives a tutori... MORE
In his global quest to find a prescription for American health care,
Reidfinds that it's not all "socialized medicine" out there. Instead, many industrialized democracies rely on free-market models the U.S. could use to cure a health system that has failed us.
|Prologue: A Moral Question||p. 1|
|A Quest For Two Cures||p. 5|
|Different Models, Common Principles||p. 16|
|The Paradox||p. 28|
|France: The Vital Card||p. 46|
|Germany: "Applied Christianity"||p. 66|
|Japan: Bismarck on Rice||p. 82|
|The UK: Universal Coverage, No Bills||p. 104|
|Canada: "Sorry to Keep you Waiting"||p. 126|
|Out of ... MORE||p. 143|
|Too Big to Change?||p. 163|
|An Apple a Day||p. 186|
|The First Question||p. 205|
|Major Surgery||p. 226|
|An Afterword: "Obamacare" Explained||p. 244|
|Appendix: The Best Health Care System in the World||p. 252|
|A Note of Thanks||p. 269|
|Table of Contents provided by Ingram. All Rights Reserved.|