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Emerging Infectious Disease Surveillance In Southeast Asia: Cambodia, Indonesia, And The Naval Area Medical Research Unit 2, Sophal Ear Jun 2012

Emerging Infectious Disease Surveillance In Southeast Asia: Cambodia, Indonesia, And The Naval Area Medical Research Unit 2, Sophal Ear

Sophal Ear

No abstract provided.


Bureaucratic Advocacy And Ethics: A State-Level Case Of Public Agency Rulemaking And Tobacco Control Policy, Michael S. Givel Dec 2011

Bureaucratic Advocacy And Ethics: A State-Level Case Of Public Agency Rulemaking And Tobacco Control Policy, Michael S. Givel

Michael S. Givel

Before 2001, the Oklahoma Department of Health achieved little to protect the public from the dangers of secondhand tobacco smoke. In an ongoing effort between 2000 and 2003, the department joined with health groups to lobby for stronger requirements, resulting in a new Oklahoma administrative rule in 2002 and legislation in 2003 regulating secondhand tobacco smoke. This action was congruent with the American Society of Public Administration's Code of Ethics for interactive democratic policymaking, in which administrators are required to serve the public interest with compassion, benevolence, fairness, and optimism.


Progress Delayed: State Of Tobacco Control Policymaking In Oklahoma From 2005-2011, Michael S. Givel, Ami E. Stearns, Andrew L. Spivak May 2011

Progress Delayed: State Of Tobacco Control Policymaking In Oklahoma From 2005-2011, Michael S. Givel, Ami E. Stearns, Andrew L. Spivak

Michael S. Givel

• Oklahoma’s 1987 Smoking In Public Places Act required the inclusion of smoking sections in restaurants and pre-empted more stringent local anti-tobacco laws with state regulations. • With the 2001 arrival of an aggressive new Commissioner of Health, Dr. Leslie Beitsch, the tide turned with new legislation (Senate Joint Resolution 21 in 2003) that prohibited smoking inside public places and required restaurants to build separately-ventilated “smoking rooms.” • In 2004, State Question 713 increased the cigarette tax by 55 cents per package. • Dr. Beitsch resigned in 2003 and since that time, efforts toward clean air have stalled. Although restaurants were required to ...


The Political Economy Of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza In Cambodia, Sophal Ear Dec 2010

The Political Economy Of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza In Cambodia, Sophal Ear

Sophal Ear

No abstract provided.


"Social Security", Max Skidmore Dec 2007

"Social Security", Max Skidmore

Max J. Skidmore

No abstract provided.


"America's Experience With Populism: Lessons For Europe", Max Skidmore Dec 2005

"America's Experience With Populism: Lessons For Europe", Max Skidmore

Max J. Skidmore

No abstract provided.


Social Security Reform, Max Skidmore Dec 2005

Social Security Reform, Max Skidmore

Max J. Skidmore

No abstract provided.


"Presidents And The Development Of Medicare In The U. S.", Max Skidmore Dec 2004

"Presidents And The Development Of Medicare In The U. S.", Max Skidmore

Max J. Skidmore

No abstract provided.


"The Presidency Of U. S. Grant: A Reconsideration", Max Skidmore Dec 2004

"The Presidency Of U. S. Grant: A Reconsideration", Max Skidmore

Max J. Skidmore

No abstract provided.


"Prominent Abolitionists On Abraham Lincoln", Max Skidmore Dec 2003

"Prominent Abolitionists On Abraham Lincoln", Max Skidmore

Max J. Skidmore

No abstract provided.


"Fundamentalism's Challenge To Modern Society", Max Skidmore Dec 2002

"Fundamentalism's Challenge To Modern Society", Max Skidmore

Max J. Skidmore

No abstract provided.


"Breaking The Glass Ceiling: When (Not If) A Woman Becomes President, Max Skidmore Dec 2002

"Breaking The Glass Ceiling: When (Not If) A Woman Becomes President, Max Skidmore

Max J. Skidmore

No abstract provided.


"Brave New World: Biomedical Research And Health-Care Delivery In Modern America", Max Skidmore Dec 2001

"Brave New World: Biomedical Research And Health-Care Delivery In Modern America", Max Skidmore

Max J. Skidmore

No abstract provided.


Why Privatization Is Not On The American Social Security Policy Agenda, Max Skidmore Dec 2000

Why Privatization Is Not On The American Social Security Policy Agenda, Max Skidmore

Max J. Skidmore

No abstract provided.


"Censorship: Who Needs It? How The Conventional Wisdom Restricts Information's Free Flow", Max Skidmore Dec 2000

"Censorship: Who Needs It? How The Conventional Wisdom Restricts Information's Free Flow", Max Skidmore

Max J. Skidmore

No abstract provided.


"There's A Reason It's Called Social Security: Getting The Facts Straight, Viewing Social Security Calmly, Max Skidmore May 2000

"There's A Reason It's Called Social Security: Getting The Facts Straight, Viewing Social Security Calmly, Max Skidmore

Max J. Skidmore

No abstract provided.


"Famine At The Feast: Funding Public Services In Missouri", Max Skidmore Dec 1999

"Famine At The Feast: Funding Public Services In Missouri", Max Skidmore

Max J. Skidmore

No abstract provided.