A Handbook for the Study of Mental Health by Teresa L. Scheid, Tony N. Brown
December 1, 2009 | ISBN: 0521491940 | Pages: 734 | PDF | 6 MB
This book offers the first comprehensive presentation of the sociology of mental health and illness, including original, contemporary contributions by experts in the relevant aspects of the field. Divided into three sections, the chapters cover the general perspectives in the field, the social determinants of mental health, and current policy areas affecting mental health services. The Sociology of Mental Health and Illness is designed for classroom use in sociology, social work, human relations, human services, and psychology.