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First Do No Harm: Making Sense of Canadian Health Reform

Terrence James Sullivan, Patricia M. Baranek - Education - 2002 - 108 pages
Is there a crisis in Canadian health care? While the establishment of the Canadian health care system is widely considered a triumph of citizenship, after four decades the ...
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Policing the Risk Society

Richard Victor Ericson, Kevin D. Haggerty - Political Science - 1997 - 487 pages
Ericson and Haggerty contend that the police have become information brokers to institutions such as insurance companies and health and welfare organizations that operate based ...
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Uncertain Business: Risk, Insurance and the Limits of Knowledge

Richard Victor Ericson, Aaron Doyle - Business & Economics - 2004 - 332 pages
We live in an age of increasing doubt about whether our institutions and technologies can provide security against risks, many of which they themselves have created. Uncertain ...
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Almost Home: Reforming Home and Community Care in Ontario

Patricia M. Baranek, Raisa B. Deber, Alan Paul Williams - Medical - 2004 - 340 pages
While Medicare continues to resist political and ideological forces aimed at shrinking the state's role, cost constraints, demographic pressures and technological advancements ...
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Insurance as Governance

Richard Victor Ericson, Aaron Doyle, Dean Barry - Business & Economics - 2003 - 414 pages
Insurance as Governance is the first major sociological study of the insurance industry. It examines how the industry controls our institutions and daily lives in ways that are ...
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Risk and Morality

Richard Victor Ericson, Aaron Doyle - Business & Economics - 2003 - 461 pages
Collectively, the contributors explain why risk is such a key aspect of Western culture, and demonstrate that new regimes for risk management are transforming social ...
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Reproducing Order: A Study of Police Patrol Work

Richard Victor Ericson - Political Science - 1982 - 243 pages
Professor Ericson and his colleagues followed the work of patrol officers in a large Canadian regional police force. From their direct observations comes a wealth of ...
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Fair Cop: Learning the Art of Policing

Janet B. L. Chan, Chris Devery, Sally Doran - Political Science - 2003 - 342 pages
Police forces everywhere have been undergoing major social and organizational changes. In this, one of the few longitudinal studies of police socialization, Janet Chan ...
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The New Politics of Surveillance and Visibility

Richard Victor Ericson, Kevin D. Haggerty - Social Science - 2006 - 386 pages
Since the terrorist attacks of September 2001, surveillance has been put forward as the essential tool for the ?war on terror,? with new technologies and policies offering ...
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