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Contents Acknowledgments 000 Prologue: Loretta and Greg's Story 000 Introduction: The Death Spiral 000 1. From Working Class to Working Poor: The Death of Industry in America's Heartland 000 2. Medicaid, Welfare Reform, and Low-Wage Work in the New Economy 000 3. Family Matters: Divorce and Domestic Violence 000 4. Who Cares for the Caregivers? Love as a Portal into the Death Spiral 000 5. The Fox Guarding the Henhouse: Work-Related Injuries and the Vagaries of Workers' Compensation 000 6. Risky Business: The Self-Employed, Small Business Owners, and Other American Entrepreneurs 000 7. Young, Sick, and Part-Time: The Vulnerability of Youth and the New American Job Market 000 8. Mental Health Matters: A Mexican Immigrant Hits the Bureaucratic Wall 000 9. Minority Report: Health Care Stories from Black America 000 10. Descent through the Death Spiral 000 11. Moving Forward 000 Appendix 1: A Primer on the U.S. Health Care System and the Safety Net 000 Appendix 2: Resources for Health Care 000 Notes 000 Bibliography 000 Index 000
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Medically uninsured persons -- United States.
Insurance, Health -- Social aspects -- United States.
Insurance, Health -- Economic aspects -- United States.
Health services accessibility -- United States.
Right to health care -- United States.
Employment -- Health aspects -- United States.
Medically Uninsured -- United States.
Health Care Reform -- United States.
Insurance, Health -- economics -- United States.
Medical Assistance -- United States.
Socioeconomic Factors -- United States.