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Dr. Hawkins explored the experiences of nurses educated in the Philippines seeking RN licensure in Canada. She found their experiences are shaped by prevailing ideologies of neocolonialism and neo-liberalism and intersecting relations of gender, race, and class. Such structures put nurses at risk of marginalization, exploitation, and powerlessness.
A randomly-selected Doctoral citation each day: today from the Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing (PhD) - graduated in 2013