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Designing and Conducting Gender, Sex, and Health Research

1st Edition

eISBN-13: 9781452236551

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This book is the first textbook dedicated to critically examining gender and sex in study designs, methods, and analysis in health research. In order to produce ethical, accurate, and effective research findings it is vital to integrate both sex (biological characteristics) and gender (socially constructed factors) into any health study. This book draws attention to some of the methodological complexities in this enterprise and offers ways to thoughtfully address these by drawing on empirical examples across a range of topics and disciplines.

Designing and Conducting Gender, Sex, and Health Research is an invaluable resource for students undertaking research in health sciences, medicine, nursing, gender studies, women′s studies, epidemiology, health policy, psychology, and sociology.

From John L. Oliffe and Lorraine Greaves:
For more information on the Men′s Health Research Program at the University of British Columbia, click here.
For more information on the British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women′s Health, click here.

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ISBNs 9781412982436, 9781412982436, 9781412982436, 9781452236551, 9781452224015, 1452236550
Language English
Number of Pages 280
Edition 1st