Discrimination Against the Mentally Ill PDF ePub eBook

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Discrimination Against the Mentally Ill free pdf How have individuals with mental illness been treated historically and what are their experiences today? This book investigates the historical and contemporary forms of discrimination faced by those with mental illness. * Provides a valuable resource for researching the hot topic of discrimination and injustice against a group of individuals-one that is often overlooked by society as well as by reference books * Supplies annotated primary sources that will serve to improve readers' research and critical reasoning skills * Examines the role the media has played in discriminatory practices towards mental illness * Explores several contemporary issues related to mental illness-including diversity, comorbidity, homelessness, veterans, and the criminal justice system-and their intersection with discrimination

About Monica A. Joseph

Monica A. Joseph, PhD, is adjunct lecturer at Columbia School of Social Work, New York, NY, and assistant professor in the Behavioral Sciences and Human Services Department at Kingsborough Community College of the City University of New York, Brooklyn, NY.

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Author : Monica A. Joseph
Publisher : Greenwood Press
Data Published :
ISBN : 1610698916
EAN : 9781610698917
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 210 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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