Colleen Varcoe’s Selected Publications

Brown, H., Varcoe, C., & Calam, B. (2011). The Birthing Experiences of Rural Aboriginal Women in Context: Implications for Nursing/Les expériences d’accouchement des femmes autochtones en région rurale, mises en contexte : les implications en matière de soins infirmiers. Canadian Journal of Nursing Research, 43(4), 100-117.

Bungay, V., Johnson, J. L., Varcoe, C., & Boyd, S. (2010). Women’s health and use of crack cocaine in context: Structural and ‘everyday’ violence. International Journal of Drug Policy, 21(4), 321-329.

Caxaj, C., Berman, H., Varcoe, C., Ray, S. L., & Restoule, J.-P. (2013). Tensions in Anti-colonial Research: Lessons Learned by Collaborating With a Mining-Affected Indigenous Community. Canadian Journal of Nursing Research, 44(4), 76-95.

Davies, L., Ford-Gilboe, M., Willson, A., Varcoe, C., Wuest, J., & Campbell, J. (in press). Patterns of Cumulative Abuse among Female Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence: Links to Women’s Health and Socioeconomic Status. Violence Against Women.

Denison, J., Varcoe, C., & Browne, A. J. (in press). Aboriginal Women’s Experiences of Accessing Healthcare When State Apprehension of Children is Being Threatened. Journal of Advanced Nursing.

Hankivsky, O., Reid, C., Cormier, R., Varcoe, C., Clark, N., Benoit, C., & Brotman, S. (2010). Exploring the promises of intersectionality for advancing women’s health research. International Journal for Equity in Health, 9, 1-15.

Pauly, B., MacKinnon, K., & Varcoe, C. (2009). Revisiting “Who gets care?”  Health equity as an arena for nursing action. Advances in Nursing Science, 32(2), 118-127.

Pauly, B., & Varcoe, C. (in press). Vulnerable Populations and Nursing:  Vulnerability as a Health Equity Concern In C. D. Gregory, L. Raymond-Seniuk & L. Patrick (Eds.), Fundamentals: Perspectives on the Art and Science of Canadian Nursing. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Reimer-Kirkham, S., Varcoe, C., Browne, A. J., Lynam, M. J., Khan, K. B., & McDonald, H. (2009). Critical inquiry and knowledge translation: exploring compatibilities and tensions. Nursing Philosophy, 10, 152-166.

Smith, D., Edwards, N., Martens, P. J., Varcoe, C., & Davies, B. (2008). The influence of governance on organizations’ experiences of improving care for Aboriginal people: Decolonizing possibilities. Pimatisiwin: A Journal of Indigenous and Aboriginal Community Health, 6(1).

Varcoe, C. (2009). Inequality, violence and women’s health. In B. S. Bolaria & H. Dickinson (Eds.), Health, illness and health care in Canada (4th ed., pp. 259-282). Toronto: Nelson.

Varcoe, C., Brown, H., Calam, B., Harvey, T., & Tallio, M. (2013). Help Bring Back the Celebration of Life: A Community-Based Participatory Study of Rural Aboriginal Women’s Maternity Experiences and Outcomes BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 13(26). doi:10.1186/1471-2393-13-26

Varcoe, C., Browne, A. J., & Ponic, P. (2013). Promising Theoretical Contributions to the Measurement of Racial Discrimination: Critical Literature Review. Ottawa: Public Health Agency of Canada.

Varcoe, C., & Dick, S. (2008). Intersecting risks of violence and HIV for rural and Aboriginal women in a neocolonial Canadian context. Journal of Aboriginal Health, 4, 42-52.