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sociology of mental disorders

sociology of mental disorders

Sociology 326F

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Published by Canadian Scholar"s Press in [Toronto] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mental illness.,
  • Sociology.,
  • Social psychiatry.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSociology 326F., SOC 326F.
    Statementedited by Blair Wheaton.
    ContributionsWheaton, Blair., Erindale College. Dept. of Sociology.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination349 p.
    Number of Pages349
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15164204M

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: Machine generated contents note: ch. 1 The Problem of Mental Disorder --Defining Mental Disorder --Madness Through the Ages --Summary --ch. 2 Types of Mental Disorders --DSM-5 --Neurodevelopmental Disorders --Schizophrenia Spectrum and other Psychotic Disorders --Bipolar . ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xv, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: The problem of mental disorder --Types of mental disorders --Acting mentally disordered: the example of schizophrenia, anixiety, and depression --Mental disorder: concepts of causes and cures --Mental disorder as deviant social behavior --Mental disorder.

    The ninth edition of Sociology of Mental Disorder presents the major issues and research findings on the influence of race, social class, gender, and age on the incidence of mental disorder. The text also examines the institutions put in place to help those with mental : Prentice Hall, Inc. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xii, pages: map ; 24 cm: Contents: The problem of mental disorder --Types of mental disorders --Mental disorder: concepts of causes and cures --Mental disorder as deviant behavior --Mental disorder: social epidemiology --Mental disorder: social class --Mental disorder: age, gender, and marital status --Mental disorder.

    This book presents the major issues and research findings found in the abundant sociological literature on mental disorder. Although a subfield of medical sociology, the study of mental health is a significant area of sociological inquiry. Numerous books and research papers have been published by sociologists on mental problems/5(33). Description. The most recent literature and research on mental disorder from a sociological perspective.. The ninth edition of Sociology of Mental Disorder presents the major issues and research findings on the influence of race, social class, gender, and age on the incidence of mental disorder. The text also examines the institutions put in place to help those with mental disorders.


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