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Positive and negative impacts of job loss on family life: the perceptions of Australian car workers
(Australian Council of Social Service, 2011)
This article contributes to research on the impact of job loss on families. It is based on survey responses from 371 workers and in‑depth interviews with 39 of them about the family impacts of their job loss from the ...
“Danger lurks around every corner”: fear of crime and its impact on opportunities for social interaction in stigmatised Australian suburbs
(Taylor and Francis, 2005)
This article examines some of the ways in which fear of crime impacts upon opportunities for social interaction among residents in stigmatised suburbs. As we explore in this article, neighbourhoods that are stigmatised by ...
Revisiting the ability of Australian primary healthcare services to respond to health inequity
(CSIRO Publishing, 2015-08-26)
Equity of access and reducing health inequities are key objectives of comprehensive primary health care. However, the supports required to target equity are fragile and vulnerable to changes in the fiscal and political ...
Cultural respect strategies in Australian Aboriginal primary health care services: beyond education and training of practitioners
(John Wiley and Sons, 2014-08)
Objective. There is little literature on health service level strategies for culturally respectful care to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians. We conducted two case studies: , one Aboriginal community ...
The Commission on the Social Determinants of Health: Implications for the Bush
(National Rural Health Alliance, 2009)
Digital technology use among disadvantaged Australians: implications for equitable consumer participation in digitally-mediated communication and information exchange with health services
(CSIRO Publishing, 2012-05-25)
The considerable variation in ICT access and use within lower income and disadvantaged groups must be acknowledged and accommodated by health initiatives and services when delivering digitally-mediated consumer-provider ...
The health impacts of extractive industry transnational corporations: a study of Rio Tinto in Australia and Southern Africa
(BioMed Central, 2019-02-19)
Abstract Background Operations of transnational corporations (TNCs) affect population health through production methods, shaping social determinants of health, or by influencing regulation of their activities. Research ...