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Title Rural women's health / edited by Beverly D. Leipert, Belinda Leach, and Wilfreda E. Thurston.

Imprint Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (1 volume)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents Introduction : connecting rural women's health across time, locales, and disciplines / Beverly D. Leipert, Belinda Leach, Wilfreda E. Thurston -- Looking back and forging ahead : rural women's health research and policy in Canada / Rebecca Sutherns, Margaret Haworth-Brockman -- Rural women's research and action on the prairies / Margaret Haworth-Brockman [and others] -- Closing the gap : rural women's organizations and rural women's health in Canada / Beverly D. Leipert, Tamara Landry, Belinda Leach -- Health issues of women in rural United States : an overview / Angeline Bushy -- Farm work in Ontario and breast cancer risk / James T. Brophy [and others] -- An exploration of Canadian farm women's food provisioning practices / Lynn McIntyre, Krista Rondeau -- The multiple dimensions of health : weaving together food sustainability and farm women's health / Wendee Kubik, Amber Fletcher -- Outside assumptions : research with the Old Order Mennonite women in Ontario : an exploratory study / Ewa M. Dabrowska, Susan K. Wismer -- Living with their bodies : three generations of rural Newfoundland and Labrador women / Marilyn Porter, Natalie Beausoleil -- Intimate partner violence : understanding and responding to the unique needs of women in rural and northern communities / Karen G. Dyck, Kelly L. Stickle, Cindy L. Hardy.
Summary Rural Women's Health presents a national perspective on the nature of women's health while respecting internal and regional diversity, as well as viewpoints from international scholarship.
Subject Rural women -- Health and hygiene -- Canada.
Rural women -- Medical care -- Canada.
Rural health -- Canada.
Women's health services -- Canada.
Rural Health.
Women's Health Services.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Women's Studies.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Social Security.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Social Services & Welfare.
Rural health. (OCoLC)fst01101651
Rural women -- Health and hygiene. (OCoLC)fst01101895
Women's health services. (OCoLC)fst01178737
Canada. (OCoLC)fst01204310
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Thurston, Wilfreda Enid, 1953-
Leach, Belinda, 1954-
Leipert, Beverly.
Other Form: Print version: 9781442645394 1442645393
ISBN 1442662514 (electronic bk.)
9781442662513 (electronic bk.)
9781442645394 (bound)
1442645393 (bound)
9781442613485 (pbk.)
1442613483 (pbk.)
Standard No. DEBBG BV043138330
DEBSZ 421224762
GBVCP 80022339X

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