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eSAC database Medical education, women's status, and medical issues' effect on women's health in the Caribbean.
Aim: To discuss issues related to medical education, women's status and the effect of medical issues on women's health. Results: Medical practices in...
Stefanie Freel Thu, 2013-09-26 08:48
eSAC database Gendered testimonies: autobiographies, diaries, and letters by women as sources for Caribbean history.
Aim: This analysis of memoirs, diaries, and letters written by English-speaking women living in the Caribbean region since the early 1800s pays...
Stefanie Freel Thu, 2013-09-26 08:41
eSAC database Prostitution and poverty in Santafe de Bogota
Aim: Tp Discuss evidence related to poverty and prostitution. Results: The factors leading to prostitution originated within the family and included...
Stefanie Freel Thu, 2013-09-26 08:35
eSAC database Bad but bold: Ambivalent attitudes toward men predict gender inequality in 16 nations.
Overview: A 16-nation study involving 8,360 participants revealed that hostile and benevolent attitudes toward men, assessed by the Ambivalence...
Stefanie Freel Tue, 2013-09-24 15:37
eSAC database Gender differences in lower extremity function in Latin American elders: seeking explanations from a life-course perspective.
Aim: The authors examined the contribution of life-course exposures to gender differences in mobility in later life. Results: Life-course exposures...
Stefanie Freel Tue, 2013-09-24 15:03
eSAC database Life course, gender and ethnic inequalities in functional disability in a Brazilian urban elderly population.
Aim: To examine life course social, gender and ethnic inequalities in ADL disability in a Brazilian urban elderly population. Results: Decreasing...
Stefanie Freel Tue, 2013-09-24 14:59
eSAC database Estimates of health care system costs of unsafe abortion in Africa and Latin America.
Aim: To estimate of health care system costs of unsafe abortion in Africa and Latin America. Results: The costs of treating medical complications...
Stefanie Freel Tue, 2013-09-24 14:54
eSAC database Determinants of gender differences in health among the elderly in Latin America.
Aim: To identify the main gender differences in health and socio-economic characteristics of the elderly in four Latin American cities. Results: For...
Stefanie Freel Tue, 2013-09-24 14:50
eSAC database The prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder among adult earthquake survivors in Peru.
Aim: To estimate the prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and to assess the relationships between PTSD and demographic and disaster-...
Stefanie Freel Tue, 2013-09-24 14:06
eSAC database But the kids are okay: motherhood, consumption and sex work in neo-liberal Latin America.
Aim: This article challenges the idea that sex work in 'third world' settings is always about mere subsistence. Instead, it suggests that sex workers...
Stefanie Freel Tue, 2013-09-24 14:02