Painting the Maple: Essays on Race, Gender, and the by Veronica Strong-Boag, Sherrill E. Grace, Avigail Eisenberg,

By Veronica Strong-Boag, Sherrill E. Grace, Avigail Eisenberg, Joan M. Anderson

The essays during this assortment draw on feminist, post-colonial and cultural thought to investigate the several roles performed by way of structures of race and gender in shaping Canadian id as represented in a number of facets of its tradition, historical past, politics and wellbeing and fitness care.

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Both studies discussed here intended to avoid dominant representations and ways of thinking about cultural difference in health care research. Yet it became clear that, if we were not to 'fix' social identities according to 'ethnicity' or 'race,' then the social categories we brought to the research needed to be used cautiously in interpreting the results of the studies. ' Identity has not been a focus of concern in health and health care research. Theory and practice in the health professions have tended not to engage with the issue of racism or with the concepts of race and racialization.

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