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Siegel, R., Ward, E., Brawley, O., & Jemal, A. (2011). The Impact of Eliminating Socioeconomic and Racial Disparities on Premature Cancer Deaths. A Cancer Journal for Clinicians, (61), 212-236.
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Piccolo, R. S., Pearce, N., Araujo, A. B., & McKinlay, J. B. (2014). The contribution of biogeographical ancestry and socioeconomic status to racial/ethnic disparities in type 2 diabetes mellitus results from Boston Area Community Health Survey. Annals of Epidemology
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Nazroo JY. (20032). The Structuring of Ethnic Inequalities in Health: Economic Position, Racial Discrimination, and Racism. American Journal of Public Health 93(2):277-284.
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