Gender equity and socioeconomic inequality: a framework for the patterning of women's health.

@article{Moss2002GenderEA,
  title={Gender equity and socioeconomic inequality: a framework for the patterning of women's health.},
  author={Nancy E Moss},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={2002},
  volume={54 5},
  pages={649-61}
}
This paper explores the interrelationship of gender equity and socioeconomic inequality and how they affect women's health at the macro- (country) and micro- (household and individual) levels. An integrated framework draws theoretical perspectives from both approaches and from public health. Determinants of women's health in the geopolitical environment include country-specific history and geography, policies and services, legal rights, organizations and institutions, and structures that shape… CONTINUE READING