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Contesting psychiatry : social movements in mental health

Author: Nick Crossley
Publisher: London : Routledge, 2006
Series: Critical studies in health and society
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Resistance and social movements in mental health have been important in shaping current practice in both mental health and psychiatry. Building on the author's extensive research, this book provides  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nick Crossley
ISBN: 9780415354165 9780415354172 041535417X 0415354161
OCLC Number: 474645869
Description: 229 s
Contents: 1. Introduction 2. The Mental Health Field 3. Power, Strain and Social Movement 4. Mental Hygiene and Mental Health Politics in the 1950s 5. Anti-Psychiatry and Civil Rights 6. Patients and Survivors 7. Panic, Backlash and Counter-Backlash 8. Power and Resistance
Series Title: Critical studies in health and society
Responsibility: Nick Crossley

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