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  • 1. Editor's Note: Challenging Conventions in Health Policy—Mark A. Peterson

    2. Hitting the "Target" in Health Care Cost Control—Alan B. Cohen

    3. Goals, Targets, and Tactics: Making Health Care Policy Decisions Explicit—R. Adams Dudley and Harold S. Luft

    4. Technology Assembly in Managed Care—Sandra J. Tanenbaum

    5. Apples, Oranges, Forests, and Trees—Reid Cushman

    6. Tobacco Litigation: Good for the Body but Not the Body Politic—R. Shep Melnick

    7. Tobacco Litigation, Round Three:It’s the Money and the Principle—Marshall B. Kapp

    8. Books Received

    9. News and Notes—David G. Warren

    10. News from Affiliated Organizations—David G. Warren

    11. Contributors

    12. Targets and Systems of Health Care Cost Control—Joseph White

    13. The Which-Hunt:Assembling Health Technologies for Assessment and Rationing—Mita K. Giacomini

    14. Litigation and Public Health Policy Making:The Case of Tobacco Control—Peter D. Jacobson and Kenneth E. Warner

    15. General Practice Fundholding in the British National Health Service Reform, 1991–1997:GP Accounts of the Dynamics of Change—George L. Maddox

    16. Books—Kieke G. H. Okma

    17. Interests, Ideas, and Deregulation: The Fate of Hospital Rate Setting—Thomas E. Getzen

    18. Regulation of the Healthcare Professions—Mark Carl Rom

    19. Chronic Condition: Why Health Reform Fails—Kenneth E. Thorpe

    20. Our Hands Are Tied: Legal Tensions and Medical Ethics—Troyen A. Brennan

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