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Medicare

Facts, Myths, Problems & Promise

Most health care professionals are committed to the principles of medicare, and so are most other Canadians. Yet everyone recognizes that the health care system has serious problems, and often … ; View

Surrogacy in Canada

Critical Perspectives in Law and Policy

This book brings together a range of critical perspectives on the governance of surrogacy in Canada. The chapters offer insight into how to address the challenges of regulating surrogacy (in … 327 View
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Introduction

Regulatory Pasts and Futures

From: Surrogacy in Canada

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This introduction outlines the complex issues involved in regulating surrogacy in Canada. The authors introduce a range of critical perspectives on the governance of surrogacy in Canada, with a … 29 $2.90 Add
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Preface

From: Medicare

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Gives a definition of Medicare so as to pinpoint the difference between the term in Canada and the US, a brief history of Medicare in Canada, outlines the conference in 2007 that led to this book. ; 7 $0.70 Add
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SOS Medicare:

A (Cautionary) Tale of Two Conferences

From: Medicare

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Discusses the 2 SOS Medicare Conferences and the importance of Public Health ; 8 $0.80 Add
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Whose Child Is This?

“Surrogacy,” Authority, and Responsibility

From: Surrogacy in Canada

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In Chapter 1, Christine Overall, while accepting that the practice of surrogacy may be here to stay, considers the troubling moral issues that arise with respect to women who act as surrogates … 23 $2.30 Add
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“Why We Don’t Know What We Don’t Know” About Canada’s Surrogacy Practices and Outcomes

From: Surrogacy in Canada

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We know very little about the lived experiences of women who act as surrogates, the intended parents, and the children conceived as a result of surrogacy arrangements. Pamela M White, in Chapter … 31 $3.10 Add
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The Struggle — at Home and in the World — for Health Care as a Human Right

From: Medicare

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discusses the need for social justice and equality in terms of public health and democratic socialism 13 $1.30 Add
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Navigating in Murky Waters

Legal Issues Arising from a Lack of Surrogacy Regulation in Quebec

From: Surrogacy in Canada

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In Chapter 3, Kévin Lavoie and Isabel Côté respond to this call for more empirical data and present their findings from a series of interviews in Quebec. Their chapter describes a … 33 $3.30 Add

The Douglas Legacy and the Future of Medicare

From: Medicare

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Discusses Tommy Douglas’s lasting legacy as a political leader through his introduction of universal health care ; 8 $0.80 Add
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Fulfilling the Douglas/Lloyd Vision

From: Medicare

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Looks at how to fulfill the legacies of Tommy Douglas and Woodrow Lloyd and the steps that need to be taken in order to do so and outlines two promising areas of advancement 6 $0.60 Add
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HIV Criminalization in Canada

How the Richest Middle Class in the World Decided to Call the Police on HIV-Positive People in Order to Cover Up Their Racism, Guilt, and Anxiety about Sexuality and Their Supremacy-Based Investment in Punishment

From: Conflict Is Not Abuse

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This chapter expands the foundations of Conflict and Abuse through the surprising example of Canadian HIV criminalization, showing how the “moderate” presentation of a neoliberal … 28 $0.56 Add
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Reimbursement of Expenditures and Possible Sub‑delegation of the Assisted Human Reproduction Regulations

From: Surrogacy in Canada

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Mark C McLeod, in Chapter 4, addresses the possible use of incorporation by reference to promulgate the regulations regarding eligible reimbursable expenses under the AHRA. This possibility has … 43 $4.30 Add
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Should Canada Implement a Flat-Rate Reimbursement Model for Surrogacy Arrangements?

Legal and Ethical Recommendations for a Revised Approach to Reimbursement

From: Surrogacy in Canada

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There are important questions about whether the current reimbursement model established under section 12 of the AHRA is the most effective to ensure that women who act as surrogates are … 31 $3.10 Add
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The Canada Health Act:

Lessons for Today and Tomorrow

From: Medicare

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Analyzes the Canada Health Act and what we need to be aware of now and in the future regarding it 6 $0.60 Add

Healthy Children First

From: Medicare

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Looks at the cycle we have fallen into regarding treating illness rather than preventing it and what we must do to break free from this cycle specifically focusing on the needs of the young 8 $0.80 Add