Examining the Burdens of Gendered Racism: Implications for Pregnancy Outcomes Among College-Educated African American Women

@article{Jackson2001ExaminingTB,
  title={Examining the Burdens of Gendered Racism: Implications for Pregnancy Outcomes Among College-Educated African American Women},
  author={Fleda Mask Jackson and Mona Taylor Phillips and Carol J. Hogue and Tracy Y. Curry-Owens},
  journal={Maternal and Child Health Journal},
  year={2001},
  volume={5},
  pages={95-107}
}
Objectives: As investigators increasingly identify racism as a risk factor for poor health outcomes (with implications for adverse birth outcomes), research efforts must explore individual experiences with and responses to racism. In this study, our aim was to determine how African American college-educated women experience racism that is linked to their identities and roles as African American women (gendered racism). Methods: Four hundred seventy-four (474) African American women collaborated… CONTINUE READING
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