Paradoxes and contradictions in health policy reform: implications for First Nations women

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Resource Language: 
English
Owning Org: 
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (BCCEWH)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Jo-Anne Fiske
Annette J. Browne
Publisher: 
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2008
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

When governments invite the public to participate in consultations to reform health care and other policies, they generally represent themselves as calling upon citizens to engage in a social, but apolitical process. This study questions this representation by rethinking how policy is formulated and enacted and by rethinking how Aboriginal women are regarded when they engage in the health care system.

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Contact office for a copy. Also available online.
ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 9781894356602
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.