Carmel Duff's research while affiliated with Deakin University and other places

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Background: Cross-cultural care and antidiscrimination are vital to ethical effective health systems. Nurses require quality educational preparation in cross-cultural care and antidiscrimination. Limited evidence-based research is available to guide teachers. Objectives: To develop, implement and evaluate an evidence-based teaching and learning...


... Critics of cultural competence and multicultural education concur that they do not address the underlying systems of operation (power dynamics and perceiving non-whites as "other") and further validate the assumed inferiority of the marginalized group (Bell, 2020;Garneau et al., 2018;Pon, 2009). Learning about cultural differences is not enough to transform human relations constructed in the context of power or eliminate racial discrimination and inequities (Allen et al., 2013;Iheduru-Anderson & Wahi, 2020). ...