Reports (Women's and Gender Studies)
Items in this Collection
- 1Domestic Violence
- 1Gender Relations
- 1Gender and Social Justice
- 1Immigrant Communities
- 1Immigrant Women
Addressing Domestic Violence in Post-Migration Gender Relations: a Prerequisite for Building Sustainable, Resilient Immigrant CommunitiesDownload
Funded by the Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada, this project was designed to explore in a systematic fashion the currently available data on domestic violence within Canadian immigrant and refugee communities (hereafter ‘immigrants’ or ‘newcomers’). Newcomers to Canada...
Soul Cysters Dot Net: Configuring the Feminine Body Through the Life Writing of Women with Polycystic Ovarian SyndromeDownload
Although Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) includes an array of varying symptoms that produce medical complications, this paper looks specifically at the condition of androgen excess (an increase of “male” hormones such as testosterone) and the ways it is written about in SoulCysters.net, a...