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The Effect of Age and Gender on the Prevalence and Severity of Hypertension in Rural Western Kenya
In order to effectively lessen the drastically increasing morbidity of hypertension in sub-Saharan Africa, new prevalences must be calculated and the causes and aggravating factors of this disease must be more completely ...
Health disparities in India : the role of gender, family, and culture.
This dissertation examines how cultural contexts play a role in gender differences in health in India. After an introductory chapter, chapter two asks whether the extent of dowry practice perception in local communities ...
Bane of Adam's rib : religious priming effects on sexism.
Previous research has indicated that sexism can be separated into factors of ambivalence – hostile and benevolent – to address the many issues that arise with discrimination against women. Whereas hostile sexism is openly ...