Search Resources (English): Law and legal procedure, Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)

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The legal system and its impact on women's health: a largely uninvestigated terrain  
http://www.acewh.dal.ca/eng/reports/havkivsky-legal.pdf
Considers the potential and limitations of the legal system in women's struggle for social justice. The argument put forward in the paper is that though rarely taken into account when examining women's health, the legal system is a key determinant of women's health. (See Details)
Published: 1999
The legal regulation and construction of the gendered body and of disability in Canadian health law and policy  
http://www.cewh-cesf.ca/PDF/nnewh/LegalRegConstruction.pdf
Documents and analyzes the link between women's lived experiences of health and the organization of their experience by law. (See Details)
Published: 2002