Book Discussion on Health Care For Some

Beatrix Hoffman, professor and chair of the history department at Northern Illinois University, spoke about the history of the American… read more

Beatrix Hoffman, professor and chair of the history department at Northern Illinois University, spoke about the history of the American health care system. She focused on why the United States had been one of the few developed countries to not adopt universal health care and examined why the issue was so divisive. She spoke at the Great Lakes History Conference held at Grand Valley State University in Grand Rapids, Michigan and responded to questions from the audience. close

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  • Davis, Gayle Vice President Grand Valley State University->Academic Affairs
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Book Discussion on Health Care For Some

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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
First Aired:
Nov 10, 2012
Last Aired:
Dec 8, 2012

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  • Nov 10, 2012 | 7:32pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 11, 2012 | 11:02am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 25, 2012 | 4:46am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 08, 2012 | 8:02am EST | C-SPAN 2
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