Search Resources (English): Gender differences

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Power and privileges: gender discrimination and poverty
Illustrates and examines how the perspective of a poor women often differs from the perspective of a poor man, and how the expressions of female poverty and deprivation differ from those of men. (See Details)
Published: 2004
Reducing health disparities: roles of the health sector: discussion paper
Discusses factors associated with health disparities in Canada, including socio-economic status (SES), Aboriginal identity, gender and geographic location. (See Details)
Published: 2004
Gender mainstreaming in HIV/AIDS: taking a multisectoral approach
Demonstrates gender differences and age patterns with individuals infected with HIV. (See Details)
Published: 2002
Gender and road traffic injuries
Explores the gender differences in road traffic injuries, including rates of injury, drinking while under the influence of drugs or alcohol, elderly drivers, and pedestrian behaviour. (See Details)
Published: 2002
Women and autoimmune diseases
Explains that 78% of all autoimmune sufferers are women. Examines evidence that links autoimmune diseases with preceeding infections. (See Details)
Published: 2004
Gender differences in smoking uptake and tobacco use among adolescents
Presents a literature review of gender differences in the predictors of smoking acquisition by adolescents.
Published: 1995
Gender, health and development in the Americas: basic indicators, 2005
Provides basic statistical indicators that illustrate the differences between women and men in terms of health status and its socioeconomic determinants. (See Details)
Published: 2005
Gender and the social construction of illness
Examines the interface between the social institutions of gender and Western Medicine.
Published: 2002
Gender and healthy child/youth development: a synthesis of the current literature
Incorporates information from a variety of sources and provides recommendations for the future that will address the impact of gender differences on gender and healthy child/youth development.
Published: 1997
Power and privileges: gender discrimination and poverty: interim studies
Examines ways female and male poverty and deprivation are defined and assessed. Details how these assessments influence efforts to reduce poverty and ill-health. (See Details)
Published: 2004