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Sara Trujillo-Alemán
Pompeu Fabra University
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This paper presents a conceptual framework that aims to conceptualise the different processes and contexts influencing health inequalities among women who are mothers. On the one hand, four processes are shown: (1) social stratification; (2) route into motherhood; (3) exposure and vulnerability to risk factors; and (4) generation of health inequalities. On the other hand, the role of the socioeconomic and political context, the labour market context, and the social, community and family context,...
#1Sara Trujillo-Alemán (UPF: Pompeu Fabra University)H-Index: 1
#2Glòria Pérez (UPF: Pompeu Fabra University)H-Index: 18
Last.Carme Borrell (UPF: Pompeu Fabra University)H-Index: 54
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Abstract Lone mothers report worse health and adopt more risky health behaviours than couple mothers, as largely documented in several European countries, but not deeply in Spain. The primary aim of this study was to identify the possible existence of inequalities in health and health behaviours between couple and lone mothers in Spain by occupational social class and employment status. A second aim was to explore whether any inequalities were influenced by the economic crisis beginning in 2008,...
#1Laia Palència (Ciber)H-Index: 15
#2Deborah De Moortel (Vrije Universiteit Brussel)H-Index: 5
Last.Christophe Vanroelen (Vrije Universiteit Brussel)H-Index: 17
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The aim of this article is to explain the results of the SOPHIE project regarding the effect of gender policies on gender inequalities in health in Europe. We start with the results of a systematic review on how gender regimes and gender equality policies at the country level impact women’s health and gender inequalities in health. Then, we report on three empirical analyses on the relationship between different family policy models existing in Europe and gender inequalities in health. Finally w...
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