Racism

Racism

Overcoming the backlash: telling the truth about power, privilege, and oppression: exploring gender-based analysis in the contex

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Deborah Sinclair
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The Gender Advisory Committee of The Violence Prevention Coordinating Council (Durham Region)
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2003
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Durham, ON

Explores the use of gender–neutral language in discourse concerning woman abuse, and in particular how it can not be used to represent all women.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Racial discrimination as a health risk for female youth: implications for policy and healthcare delivery in Canada: final report

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English
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Alisha Ali
Notisha Massaquoi
Marsha Brown
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Women's Health in Women's Hands
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Presents the findings of a participatory research process involving young women of colour that explored how racism impacts their access to quality healthcare, health education and health information.

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DISC.A45 2001
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Includes bibliographical references.

Brief on equality: Aboriginal women's perspectives

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English
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Quebec Native Women
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Quebec Native Women
Publication Date: 
2004
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Kahnawake, QC

Presents the organization’s comments on some of the "Recommended Government Policy Focuses and Areas of Intervention" outlined by the Conseil du statut de la femme (Quebec).

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Includes bibliographical references.

Supplement to the memoir on equality: Aboriginal women's perspectives

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English
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Ellen Gabriel
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Quebec Native Women
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Kahnawake, QC

Provides the Aboriginal women's perspective on gender equality.

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Challenge the assumptions

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Liz Panighel (ed.)
Betty Durst (ed.)
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Tiny Giant/The Students Commission
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Looks at how assumptions about race, a woman's place, sexuality, relationships, physical ability, equality and others, held by the dominant culture, restrict young women's lives.

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TEEN.D46 1998

Channel surfing: race talk and the destruction of today's youth

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Henry A. Giroux
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Canadian Scholar's Press
Publication Date: 
1997
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Examines how youth are commodified in the world of advertising and film. Also looks at racial issues.

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ISBN 1551301245
TEEN.G57 1997
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Includes bibliographical references.

A recognition of being: reconstructing native womanhood

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English
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Kim Anderson
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Sumach Press
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2000
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Toronto, ON

Describes how Native women are reclaiming their cultural traditions and creating positive and powerful images of themselves true to their heritage.

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ABGN.A53 2001
ISBN 1894549120
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Includes bibliographical references.

A guide to Indigenous women's rights under the International Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Agains

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English
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Ellen-Rose Kambel
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Forest Peoples Programme
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Moreton-in-Marsh, UK

Explores the procedures by which indigenous women can use the Convention on the Elimination of All forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) to hold states accountable for human rights violations.

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Working to achieve health equity with an ethnic perspective: what has been done and best practices

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English
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Cristina Torres Parodi
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Pan American Health Organization
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Washington, D.C.

Addresses issues related to health equity and victims of racial discrimination.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Unequal treatment: confronting racial and ethnic disparities in health care

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English
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Brian D. Smedley (ed.)
Adrienne Y. Stith (ed.)
Alan R. Nelson (ed.)
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The National Academies Press
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Washington, D.C.

Explores how persons of colour experience the health care environment. Examines how disparities in treatment may arise in health care systems and looks at aspects of the clinical encounter that may contribute to such disparities. Highlights the potential of cross-cultural education to improve provider-patient communication and offers a detailed look at how to integrate cross-cultural learning within the health professions.

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DIS.U54 2003
ISBN 030908265X
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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