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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Sociology of mental health and illness.
Maidenhead : Open University Press, 2005
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Anne Rogers; David Pilgrim
|ISBN:||033521584X 9780335215843 0335215831 9780335215836|
|Notes:||Previous ed. cataloged under: Pilgrim, David, 1950-|
|Description:||xviii, 269 p.|
|Contents:||Preface to the third edition Acknowledgements Perspectives on mental health and illness Stigma revisited and lay representations of mental health problems Social class and mental health Women and men Race and ethnicity Age and ageing The mental health professions The treatment of people with mental health problems The organization of mental health work Psychiatry and legal control Users of mental health services References Index|
|Responsibility:||Anne Rogers and David Pilgrim.|
Table of Contents:
1. Perspectives on mental health and illness -- 2. Stigma revisited and lay representations of mental health problems -- 3. Social class and mental health -- 4. Women and men -- 5. Race and ethnicity -- 6. Age and ageing -- 7. The mental health professions -- 8. The treatment of people with mental health problems -- 9. The organization of mental health work -- 10. Psychiatry and legal control -- 11. Users of mental health services.