Psychosocial and neo-material dimensions of SES and health revisited: predictors of self-rated health in a Canadian national survey.

Abstract

This study addresses questions concerning psychosocial processes of relative comparison in the production of socio-economic inequalities in health. Specifically, the importance for health of perceptions of status, different 'reference groups' and 'reference points' in such comparisons is problematized and investigated empirically. Using data from a cross… (More)

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