Research and Publications

Dukas, C.J. & Kruger, L-M. (2016). A feminist phenomenological description of depression in low-income South African women. International Journal of Women’s Health and Wellness 2:014.

Dukas, C.J. (2014). A feminist phenomenological description of depression in low-income South African women. PhD dissertation, Department of Psychology, University of Stellenbosch, South Africa.

Dukas, C.J. (2014, May 29). Cannot understand depression without considering poverty. The Cape Times, p. 11.

Dukas, C.J. (2014). The sad truth about depression in low-income women. Published May 2014, on the Skills Portal website (http://www.skillsportal.co.za/page/human-resource/employee-wellness/1642608-The-sad-truth-about-depression-in-low-income-women#.U4XM8_mSwaB), the Spice4Life website (http://www.spice4life.co.za/health/sad-truth-about-depression-low-income-women) and the

All4Women website (http://www.all4women.co.za/health/healthy-mind/the-truth-about-depression-in-low-income-women).

Kruger, L-M., van der Straaten, K., Taylor, L., Lourens, M., & Dukas, C. (2014). The melancholy of murderous mothers: Depression and the medicalization of women’s anger. Feminism & Psychology, 24(4),461-478.

 

Dukas, C. J. (2009). Misunderstanding depression in South African women: A feminist social constructionist analysis of the literature. M. A. dissertation, Department of Psychology, University of Stellenbosch, South Africa. (Dissertation awarded with distinction.)

 

Dukas, C.J. (2008). Book Review [of Overcoming body image disturbance: A programme for people with eating disorders, by L. Bell & J. Rushforth]. Journal of Child & Adolescent Mental Health, 20(2): 133-134.