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Gendered networks and health care privatization

Patients, Consumers and Civil Society

ISBN: 978-1-84855-214-2, eISBN: 978-1-84855-215-9

ISSN: 1057-6290

Publication date: 1 January 2008

Abstract

Originality/value of chapter – The study demonstrates that in the era of globalization, women's movements form a critical part of the social movement sector facilitating the construction of large coalitions protecting consumers from neoliberal restructuring in areas such as public health care.

Citation

Almeida, P. and Delgado, R. (2008), "Gendered networks and health care privatization", Chambré, S.M. and Goldner, M. (Ed.) Patients, Consumers and Civil Society (Advances in Medical Sociology, Vol. 10), Emerald Group Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 273-299. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1057-6290(08)10013-4

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

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