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A handbook for the study of mental health : social contexts, theories, and systems, edited by Teresa L. Scheid, Tony N. Brown

Label
A handbook for the study of mental health : social contexts, theories, and systems
Title
A handbook for the study of mental health
Title remainder
social contexts, theories, and systems
Statement of responsibility
edited by Teresa L. Scheid, Tony N. Brown
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WM 31
NLM item number
H2364 2010
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Scheid, Teresa L
  • Brown, Tony N
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social psychiatry
  • Community Psychiatry
  • Mental Health Services
  • Public Policy
Label
A handbook for the study of mental health : social contexts, theories, and systems, edited by Teresa L. Scheid, Tony N. Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 589-705) and index
Contents
Foreword / David Mechanic -- Pt. I. Approaches to Mental Health and Illness: Conflicting Definitions and Emphases / Teresa L. Scheid and Tony N. Brown -- 1. An Overview of Sociological Perspectives on the Definitions, Causes, and Responses to Mental Health and Illness / Allan V. Horwitz -- 2. The Measurement or Mental Disorder / Jerome C. Wakefield and Mark F. Schmitz -- 3. The Prevalence of Mental Illness / Ronald C. Kessler -- 4. Biological Theories of Psychiatric Disorders: A Sociological Approach / Sharon Schwartz and Cheryl Corcoran -- 5. Psychological Approaches to Mental Illness / Christopher Peterson -- 6. Sociological Approaches to Mental Illness / Peggv A. Thoits -- 7. Viewing Mental Health from the Complete State Paradigm / Corey L. M. Keyes and Barret Michalec -- 8. Mental Health Systems in a Cross-Cultural Context / Harriet P. Lefiey -- Pt. II. The Social Context of Mental Health and Illness / Tony N. Brown and Teresa L. Scheid -- 9. Stressors, Stress, and Distress / Blair Wheaton and Shirin Montazer -- 10. Social Support and Mental Health / R. Jay Turner and Robyn Lewis Brown -- 11. Work and Unemployment as Stressors / Mary Clare Lennon and Laura Limonic -- 12. Socioeconomic Stratification and Mental Disorder / William W. Eaton, Carles Muntaner and Jaime C. Sapag -- 13. Gender and Mental Health: Do Men and Women Have Different Amounts or Types of Problems? / Sarah Rosenfield and Dena Smith -- 14. Race and Mental Health: Patterns and Challenges / David R. Williams, Manuela Costa and Jacinta P. Leavell -- 15. African American Women and Mental Well-Being: The Triangulation of Race, Gender, and Socioeconomic Status / Verna M. Keith and Diane R. Brown -- 16. Marital Status and Mental Health / Kristi Williams, Adrianne Frech and Daniel L. Carlson -- 17. Stress and Distress in Childhood and Adolescence / Elizabeth G. Menaghan -- 18. Psychopathology and Risky Sexual Behaviors among Black Adolescents / Cleopatra Howard Caldwell and Ebony Sandusky -- 19. Well-Being across the Life Course / John Mirowsky and Catherine E. Ross -- 20. Mental Health and Terrorism / Robert J. Johnson and Stevan E. Hobfoll -- Pt. III. Mental Health Systems and Policy / Teresa L. Scheid and Tony N. Brown -- 21. Understanding the Context and Dynamic Social Processes of Mental Health Treatment / Bernice A. Pescosolido and Carol A. Boyer -- 22. Cultural Diversity and Mental Health Treatment / Emily Walton, Kateri Berasi, David T. Takeuchi and Edwina S. Uehara -- 23. The Mental Health Consumers/Survivors Movement in the United States / Athena McLean -- 24. Mental Illness and the Criminal Justice System / Virginia Aldige Hiday and Padraic J. Burns -- 25. Mental Health Care in Organizations and Systems / Michael Polgar -- 26. Integrating Service Delivery Systems for Persons with a Severe Mental Illness / Gary S. Cuddeback and Joseph P. Morrissey -- 27. Consequences of Managed Care for Mental Health Providers / Teresa L. Scheid -- 28. Mental Health and the Changing Context of HIV / James Walkup and Stephen Crystal -- 29. Labeling and Stigma / Bruce G. Link and Jo C. Phelan
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xix, 714 p.
Isbn
9780521728911
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
20090147 68
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)318191264
  • (OCoLC)318191264
Label
A handbook for the study of mental health : social contexts, theories, and systems, edited by Teresa L. Scheid, Tony N. Brown
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 589-705) and index
Contents
Foreword / David Mechanic -- Pt. I. Approaches to Mental Health and Illness: Conflicting Definitions and Emphases / Teresa L. Scheid and Tony N. Brown -- 1. An Overview of Sociological Perspectives on the Definitions, Causes, and Responses to Mental Health and Illness / Allan V. Horwitz -- 2. The Measurement or Mental Disorder / Jerome C. Wakefield and Mark F. Schmitz -- 3. The Prevalence of Mental Illness / Ronald C. Kessler -- 4. Biological Theories of Psychiatric Disorders: A Sociological Approach / Sharon Schwartz and Cheryl Corcoran -- 5. Psychological Approaches to Mental Illness / Christopher Peterson -- 6. Sociological Approaches to Mental Illness / Peggv A. Thoits -- 7. Viewing Mental Health from the Complete State Paradigm / Corey L. M. Keyes and Barret Michalec -- 8. Mental Health Systems in a Cross-Cultural Context / Harriet P. Lefiey -- Pt. II. The Social Context of Mental Health and Illness / Tony N. Brown and Teresa L. Scheid -- 9. Stressors, Stress, and Distress / Blair Wheaton and Shirin Montazer -- 10. Social Support and Mental Health / R. Jay Turner and Robyn Lewis Brown -- 11. Work and Unemployment as Stressors / Mary Clare Lennon and Laura Limonic -- 12. Socioeconomic Stratification and Mental Disorder / William W. Eaton, Carles Muntaner and Jaime C. Sapag -- 13. Gender and Mental Health: Do Men and Women Have Different Amounts or Types of Problems? / Sarah Rosenfield and Dena Smith -- 14. Race and Mental Health: Patterns and Challenges / David R. Williams, Manuela Costa and Jacinta P. Leavell -- 15. African American Women and Mental Well-Being: The Triangulation of Race, Gender, and Socioeconomic Status / Verna M. Keith and Diane R. Brown -- 16. Marital Status and Mental Health / Kristi Williams, Adrianne Frech and Daniel L. Carlson -- 17. Stress and Distress in Childhood and Adolescence / Elizabeth G. Menaghan -- 18. Psychopathology and Risky Sexual Behaviors among Black Adolescents / Cleopatra Howard Caldwell and Ebony Sandusky -- 19. Well-Being across the Life Course / John Mirowsky and Catherine E. Ross -- 20. Mental Health and Terrorism / Robert J. Johnson and Stevan E. Hobfoll -- Pt. III. Mental Health Systems and Policy / Teresa L. Scheid and Tony N. Brown -- 21. Understanding the Context and Dynamic Social Processes of Mental Health Treatment / Bernice A. Pescosolido and Carol A. Boyer -- 22. Cultural Diversity and Mental Health Treatment / Emily Walton, Kateri Berasi, David T. Takeuchi and Edwina S. Uehara -- 23. The Mental Health Consumers/Survivors Movement in the United States / Athena McLean -- 24. Mental Illness and the Criminal Justice System / Virginia Aldige Hiday and Padraic J. Burns -- 25. Mental Health Care in Organizations and Systems / Michael Polgar -- 26. Integrating Service Delivery Systems for Persons with a Severe Mental Illness / Gary S. Cuddeback and Joseph P. Morrissey -- 27. Consequences of Managed Care for Mental Health Providers / Teresa L. Scheid -- 28. Mental Health and the Changing Context of HIV / James Walkup and Stephen Crystal -- 29. Labeling and Stigma / Bruce G. Link and Jo C. Phelan
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xix, 714 p.
Isbn
9780521728911
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
20090147 68
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)318191264
  • (OCoLC)318191264

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