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  • Votova, Kristine; Blais, Régis; Penning, Margaret J.; Maclure, Malcolm K. (Canadian Journal of Public Health/Revue Canadienne de Sante Publique, 2013)
    OBJECTIVES: Natural health products (NHP) are increasingly being used to supplement prescription medications (PM) and over-the-counter (OTC) products. The objective of this study was to examine patterns of overall health ...
  • Wu, Zheng; Penning, Margaret J.; Schimmele, Christoph M. (Canadian Journal of Public Health/Revue Canadienne de Sante Publique, 2005)
    Objectives: To compare whether unmet health needs differ between immigrants and nonimmigrants, and examine whether help-seeking characteristics account for any unmet needs disparities. Methods: The data are from the ...
  • Cloutier-Fisher, Denise; Penning, Margaret J.; Zheng, Chi; Druyts, Eric-Bené F. (BMC Health Services Research, 2006-08)
    Background Researchers and policy makers have focussed on the development of indicators to help monitor the success of regionalization, primary care reform and other health sector restructuring initiatives. Certain ...
  • Cloutier, Denise S.; Penning, Margaret J. (The Gerontologist, 2017-02-01)
    Purpose of the Study: Janus, the two-faced, Roman god of beginnings and transitions, is used as a metaphor to explore our personal narratives and our quantitative research on the experiences of older women with dementia ...
  • Penning, Margaret J.; Cloutier, Denise S.; Nuernberger, Kim; MacDonald, Stuart W.S.; Taylor, Deanne (The Journals of Gerontology: Series B, 2016-08-24)
    Objectives. Drawing on a structural life course perspective (LCP), we examined the most common trajectories experienced by older long-term care (LTC - home and community-based care, assisted living, and nursing home care) ...
  • Boudreault-Fournier, Alexandrine; Blais, Laurent K. (Anthropologie et Sociétés, 2016)
    Cet article analyse un mouvement émergent composé d’un groupe d’acteurs (musiciens, adeptes, journalistes, promoteurs) qui proposent une nouvelle forme d’imaginaire collectif grâce à l’utilisation de médias sociaux (Facebook, ...
  • Larson, Greger; Karlsson, Elinor K.; Perri, Angela; Webster, Matthew T.; Ho, Simon Y. W.; Peters, Joris; Stahl, Peter W.; Piper, Philip J.; Lingaas, Frode; Fredholm, Merete; Comstock, Kenine E.; Modiano, Jamie F.; Schelling, Claude; Agoulnik, Alexander I.; Leegwater, Peter A.; Dobney, Keith; Vigne, Jean-Denis; Vila, Carles; Andersson, Leif; Lindblad-Toh, Kerstin (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS), 2012)
    The dog was the first domesticated animal but it remains uncertain when the domestication process began and whether it occurred just once or multiple times across the Northern Hemisphere. To ascertain the value of modern ...
  • Boudreault-Fournier, Alexandrine; Caiuby Novaes, Sylvia; Hijiki, Rose Satiko Gitirana (Cultures-Kairos, 2017-01)
    O artigo discute a experiência da produção de Fabrik Funk, uma etnoficção sobre o gênero musical mais ouvido e dançado na periferia de São Paulo. O objetivo é pensar tanto a performance dos protagonistas do filme – produtores ...
  • Hijiki, Rose Satiko Gitirana; Boudreault-Fournier, Alexandrine; Caiuby Novaes, Sylvia (2016)
    Cet article porte sur l’expérience de production de Fabrik Funk, une ethnofiction sur le genre musical le plus écouté et dansé dans la périphérie de São Paulo. Le but de l’article est de penser autant à la performance des ...
  • Boudreault-Fournier, Alexandrine (Cadernos de Arte e Antropologia, 2016)
    This article takes as its starting point the ethnographic experience of producing and editing a series of video clips that virtually unite musicians who have never met and who live in different places; it engages with the ...
  • Thom, Brian; Colombi, Benedict J.; Degai, Tatiana (Sibirica, 2016)
    Indigenous peoples in the Russian Far East are engaged in vibrant cultural and linguistic resurgence and revitalization through their community and regional organizations. Through the activities of one of these organizations, ...
  • Stahl, Peter W. (Journal of Ethnobiology, 2012)
    Humans inhabiting South America during early portions of the Holocene variably interacted with native foxes (Family Canidae) in different parts of the continent at a time when there is little firm evidence for the presence ...
  • Stahl, Peter W. (Journal of Anthropological Research, 2013)
    Although common and widespread today throughout the neotropical lowlands, the domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris) may have been a relatively recent introduction into certain areas. Numerous early documents, however, ...
  • Cook, Dana; Fitzgerald, Eryn; Sayers, Judith; Shaw, Karena (2017-04-16)
    Although First Nations in British Columbia are active participants in the renewable energy sector, very little research has been conducted to assess the scope and implications of their involvement. Seeking to address this ...
  • Benoit, Cecilia; Millar, Alison (The Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research, 2001-10)
    Details how most sex trade workers see the sex trade as their main means of making a living, and that those working on the street experience comparatively less occupational control and more harassment than counterparts ...
  • Long, Jed A.; Webb, Stephen L.; Nelson, Trisalyn A.; Gee, Kenneth L. (Movement Ecology, 2015-11-01)
    Background: The study of inter-individual interactions (often termed spatial-temporal interactions, or dynamic interactions) from remote tracking data has focused primarily on identifying the presence of such interactions. ...
  • Johnston, Craig M.T.; van Kooten, G. Cornelis (Energy Economics, 2015)
    Co-firing biomass and coal in retrofitted power plants is an efficient means to reduce carbon dioxide emissions in the energy sector. Under IPCC reporting rules, the impacts of energy produced from biomass would not be ...
  • Johnston, Craig M.T.; van Kooten, G. Cornelis (Forestry Chronicle, 2014)
    Although wind, hydro and solar are the most discussed sources of renewable energy, countries will need to rely much more on biomass if they are to meet renewable energy targets. In this study, a global forest trade model ...
  • Johnston, Craig M.T.; van Kooten, G. Cornelis (Ecological Economics, 2015)
    In an effort to reduce CO2 emissions from fossil fuel burning, renewable energy policies incentivize use of forest biomass as an energy source. Many governments have assumed (legislated) the carbon flux from burning biomass ...
  • Masson, Michael E. J. (American Psychological Association, 2015)
    This article sets the stage for a debate, played out in two subsequent articles in this issue by Glenberg (2015) and by Mahon (2015), regarding the role of embodied conceptual representations in cognitive operations such ...

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