This line of research examines women’s individual responses to inequality such as their coping and resilience, and well-being. If we can identify the responses that allow women to become to resilient to discrimination, we can empower women with essential tools to cope.
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Matheson, K., Foster, M.D., Bombay, A., McQuaid, J. & Anisman, H. (2019). Traumatic experiences, perceived discrimination and psychological distress among members of various social marginalized groups. Frontiers in Psychology, 10, 1-16. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2019.00416
Foster, M. D., Jackson, L. C., Hartmann, R., & Woulfe, S. (2004). Minimizing the pervasiveness of women’s personal experiences of gender discrimination. Psychology of Women Quarterly, 28, 224-232.