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Beyond borders and boundaries: Addressing Indigenous health inequities in Canada through theories of social determinants of health and intersecionality

May 2011

Health Inequities in Canada: Intersectional Frameworks and Practices
Health Inequities in Canada:
Intersectional Frameworks and Practices

In Health Inequities in Canada: Intersectional Frameworks and Practices. Edited by Olena Hankivsky, UBC Press 2011, 53-70. Authors Sarah de Leeuw and Margo Greenwood argue that understanding colonialism as a fundamental determinant of health, in conjunction with the other social determinants, can provide one means of explaining and understanding the state of Indigenous people's health in Canada today.

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