Mark W Skinner

Summary

Affiliation: Trent University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi Voluntarism, health and place: Bringing an emerging field into focus
    Mark W Skinner
    Department of Geography, Trent University, 1600 West Bank Drive, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada K9J 7B8
    Health Place 17:1-6. 2011
  2. doi Health geography's voluntary turn: A view from western France
    Mark W Skinner
    Department of Geography, Trent University, 1600 West Bank Drive, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada K9J 7B8
    Health Place 17:33-41. 2011
  3. ncbi Managing competition in the countryside: Non-profit and for-profit perceptions of long-term care in rural Ontario
    Mark W Skinner
    Department of Geography, Trent University, 1600 West Bank Drive, Peterborough, Ont, Canada K9J 7B8
    Soc Sci Med 63:2864-76. 2006
  4. ncbi Services for seniors in small-town Canada: the paradox of community
    Mark W Skinner
    Department of Geography, Trent University, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Nurs Res 40:81-101. 2008
  5. doi Neither rain nor hail nor sleet nor snow: provider perspectives on the challenges of weather for home and community care
    Mark W Skinner
    Department of Geography, Trent University, 1600 West Bank Drive, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 68:682-8. 2009
  6. ncbi Levelling the playing field? Exploring the implications of managed competition for voluntary sector providers of long-term care in small town Ontario
    Denise Cloutier-Fisher
    Department of Geography and Centre on Aging, University of Victoria, PO Box 3050 STN CSC, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada V8W 3P5
    Health Place 12:97-109. 2006

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi Voluntarism, health and place: Bringing an emerging field into focus
    Mark W Skinner
    Department of Geography, Trent University, 1600 West Bank Drive, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada K9J 7B8
    Health Place 17:1-6. 2011
    ..Questions are raised about theoretical, methodological and policy contributions and potential avenues for fulfilling a more inclusive 'health geographies of voluntarism' are discussed...
  2. doi Health geography's voluntary turn: A view from western France
    Mark W Skinner
    Department of Geography, Trent University, 1600 West Bank Drive, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada K9J 7B8
    Health Place 17:33-41. 2011
    ..The findings contribute to understanding the link between voluntarism, health and place, and address calls to expand the international scope of health geography within the 'voluntary turn' in health policy and research...
  3. ncbi Managing competition in the countryside: Non-profit and for-profit perceptions of long-term care in rural Ontario
    Mark W Skinner
    Department of Geography, Trent University, 1600 West Bank Drive, Peterborough, Ont, Canada K9J 7B8
    Soc Sci Med 63:2864-76. 2006
    ..Understanding the implications of market-oriented long-term care restructuring initiatives for providers, and their clients, in rural situations requires a re-focussing of research beyond the for- versus non-profit dichotomy...
  4. ncbi Services for seniors in small-town Canada: the paradox of community
    Mark W Skinner
    Department of Geography, Trent University, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Nurs Res 40:81-101. 2008
    ..The authors challenge rural health policy decision-makers, researchers, and providers to debunk assumptions about services for seniors in rural Canada...
  5. doi Neither rain nor hail nor sleet nor snow: provider perspectives on the challenges of weather for home and community care
    Mark W Skinner
    Department of Geography, Trent University, 1600 West Bank Drive, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 68:682-8. 2009
    ..g., the challenges of delivering care in extreme heat), to the developing world and even to the burgeoning debates on the health implications of global environmental change...
  6. ncbi Levelling the playing field? Exploring the implications of managed competition for voluntary sector providers of long-term care in small town Ontario
    Denise Cloutier-Fisher
    Department of Geography and Centre on Aging, University of Victoria, PO Box 3050 STN CSC, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada V8W 3P5
    Health Place 12:97-109. 2006
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