Gender and Health The Effects of Constrained Choices and Social Policies

ISBN-10: 0521682800
ISBN-13: 9780521682800
Edition: 2008
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Description: Gender and Health is the first book to examine how mens and womens lives and their physiology contribute to differences in their health. In a thoughtful synthesis of diverse literatures, the authors demonstrate that modern societies health problems  More...

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Book details

Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 1/28/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 274
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.814
Language: English

Gender and Health is the first book to examine how mens and womens lives and their physiology contribute to differences in their health. In a thoughtful synthesis of diverse literatures, the authors demonstrate that modern societies health problems ultimately involve a combination of policies, personal behavior, and choice. The book is designed for researchers, policymakers, and others who seek tounderstand how the choices of individuals, families, communities, and governments contribute to health. It can inform men and women at each of these levels how to better integrate health implications into their everyday decisions and actions.

Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction
Gender Differences in Health: Are They Biological, Social, or Both?
Gender and Barriers to Health: Constrained Choice in Everyday Decisions
National Social Policies and Constrained Choice
The Impact of Community on Health
Priorities and Expectations: Men's and Women's Work, Family Life, and Health
Gender and Individual Health Choices
Opportunities for Change
Index

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