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  1. Prostitutes and chimney sweeps both have problems : towards full integration of both sexes in the study of occupational health.

    Article - En anglais

    Recently, natural and social scientists have pointed out that the need to make scientific results apply to both sexes is not met by simply adding women as research subjects.

    They suggest that the social and biological specificity of both sexes must be recognized and adjustments made to the ways questions are asked, hypotheses are generated, research subjects are chosen, and data are analysed.

    It is important to examine the definitions, concepts and methods used in research in occupational health to see whether they obstruct recognition of women's occupational health problems or interfere with gender-neutral standard setting.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Exposition professionnelle, Sexe, Risque accidentel, Maladie professionnelle, Femme, Homme, Prostitution, Méthodologie, Milieu professionnel

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Occupational exposure, Sex, Hazard, Occupational disease, Woman, Human, Prostitution, Methodology, Occupational environment

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 93-0199987

    Code Inist : 002B30B04. Création : 199406.