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Published by Open University .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mental health services,
  • Social welfare & social services,
  • Social psychiatry,
  • Sociology

  • Edition Notes

    PB

    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10561615M
    ISBN 100335190138
    ISBN 109780335190133

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Our first preface in emphasized that this book was A, not, The Sociology of Mental Health andmore than ever, it is quite a risk to write 'The Sociology' of anything. Moreover, as the wide-ranging references listed at the end of the book indicate, we continue to draw our material from sociology but also many other sources, including psychology and psychiatry.

The culmination of this perspective on the sociological study of mental illness came with the publication in of Faris and Dunham’s monograph on Mental Disorders in Urban Areas, a volume which, its title notwithstanding, focused primarily on Chicago See Faris and Dunham ; and for an attempt to generalize their findings to other cities, Schroeder ).

This is an excellent overview of the major debates in the sociology of mental health and illness. It offers a useful account of the problems with the medical model and its uncritical application. Recommended for students, teachers and practitioners. A book for all mental heal practitioners and students/5(7).

Thomas Szasz, The Myth of Mental Illness In Thomas Szasz published a book entitled The Myth of Mental Illness.

In this book, he basically argued that the psychiatric diagnosis of "mental illness" was a self-serving act of ego-aggrandizement and obedience to the System.

Introduction: Rethinking the sociology of mental health Joan Busfield Department of Sociology, University of Essex Recent advances in genetics, the neurosciences and pharmacology currently appear to be confirming the ascendancy of the natural sciences in contri-buting to the understanding of body and behaviour and, more particularly,Cited by: Mental Health: A Person-Centred Approach is an easy comprehension that enhances readers’ understanding of mental health, mental illness, and recovery.

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Summarizing mental health research conducted by sociologists over the last 30 years, A Sociology of Mental Illness provides a consistent narrative that emphasizes how social statuses and social roles affect mental health. The mental health treatment system and the public's reaction to mental illness are also comprehensively discussed.

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Aneshensel and Phelanan edited handbook, is one of the first comprehensive overviews of the sociological literature on mental health, which is very useful for graduate students. The Handbook of the Sociology of Health, Illness & Healing advances the understanding of medical sociology by identifying the most important contemporary challenges to the field and suggesting directions for future editors provide a blueprint for guiding research and teaching agendas for the first quarter of the 21 st century.

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Horwitz; Edited by Teresa L. Scheid, University of North Carolina, Charlotte, Tony N. Brown, Vanderbilt University, Tennessee; Book: A Handbook for the Study of Mental Health; Online publication: 05 June A Sociology of Mental Illness summarizes mental health research conducted by sociologists over the past 30 years.

It is the only book on the market that provides a theoretically consistent narrative across topic areas; it uses the stress model to explain that mental illness/distress is related to Book Edition: 2nd This second edition of the Handbook of the Sociology of Mental Health features theory-driven reviews of recent research with a comprehensive approach to the investigation of the ways in which society shapes the mental health of its members and the lives of those who have been diagnosed as having a mental illness.

The award-winning Handbook is distinctive in its focus on how the organization. In the U.K., the Mental Health Act groups mental problems into four categories: mental illnesses, mental impairment, severe mental impairment and psychopathic disorders. These definitions include learning disabilities and aggressive and irresponsible behaviors.

About The Book "A Sociology of Mental Health and Illness is an intellectual 'tour de force'. Rogers and Pilgrim cogently dismantle professional pretensions towards. A Sociology of Mental Illness summarizes mental health research conducted by sociologists over the past 30 years.

It is the only book on the market that provides a theoretically consistent narrative across topic areas; it uses the stress model to explain that mental illness/distress is related to.

To better understand what happens inside the clinical setting, this chapter looks outside. It reveals the diverse effects of culture and society on mental health, mental illness, and mental health services. This understanding is key to developing mental health services that are more responsive to the cultural and social contexts of racial and ethnic minorities.

Many mental health issues often have un measurable (scientifically) factors and symptoms, often having blurred lines between a common set of factors; making it hard to distinguish between a select group of illness’. In the American psychiatric association published the D.S.M.

(Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. A new chapter has been included on the impact of stigma, which covers an analysis of the responses of the lay public to mental health and illness and representations of mental health (particularly in the media) in a post-institutional context.\" \"A Sociology of Mental Health and Illness is a key teaching and learning resource for.

The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) distinguishes between serious mental illness and other disorders. The key feature of serious mental illness is that it results in “serious functional impairment, which substantially interferes with or limits one or more major life activities” (National Institute of Mental Health).

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Previous edition: Description: xiii, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: Perspectives on mental health and illness --Social stratification and mental health --Gender, sexuality and mental health --Race and ethnicity --Age, ageing and mental health --The organization of mental health work --Mental health work and.

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