The Resource Out of the shadows : confronting America's mental illness crisis, E. Fuller Torrey

Out of the shadows : confronting America's mental illness crisis, E. Fuller Torrey

Label
Out of the shadows : confronting America's mental illness crisis
Title
Out of the shadows
Title remainder
confronting America's mental illness crisis
Statement of responsibility
E. Fuller Torrey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author "reveals how we have failed our mentally ill and offers a viable, provocative blueprint for change."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Torrey, E. Fuller
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA790.6
LC item number
.T673 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 1997 B-465
  • WM 30
NLM item number
T694o 1997
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mental health policy
  • Mentally ill
  • Mentally ill
  • Mental health laws
  • Mentally ill
  • Deinstitutionalization
  • Mental Health Services
  • Mental Disorders
  • Socioeconomic Factors
  • Santé mentale
  • Malades mentaux
  • Malades mentaux
  • Santé mentale
  • Malades mentaux
  • Mental health laws
  • Mental health policy
  • Mentally ill
  • Mentally ill
  • Mentally ill
  • Geestelijke gezondheidszorg
  • Psychische Störung
  • Soziologie
  • Politik
  • United States
  • USA
Label
Out of the shadows : confronting America's mental illness crisis, E. Fuller Torrey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-235) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
People in the shadows: The many faces of mental illness -- Nowhere to go: Homelessness and mental illness -- Jails and prisons -- Walking time bombs: Violence and the mentally ill -- Psychiatric ghettos: Communities and families -- Looking backward: Where we have been -- New initiatives in funding -- From legal folly to common sense: The right to get well -- From the Woody Allen syndrome to brain disease -- Looking forward: Where we should be going -- Appendix -- References -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 244 pages
Isbn
9780471245322
Lccn
96007716
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)34475652
  • (OCoLC)ocm34475652
Label
Out of the shadows : confronting America's mental illness crisis, E. Fuller Torrey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-235) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
People in the shadows: The many faces of mental illness -- Nowhere to go: Homelessness and mental illness -- Jails and prisons -- Walking time bombs: Violence and the mentally ill -- Psychiatric ghettos: Communities and families -- Looking backward: Where we have been -- New initiatives in funding -- From legal folly to common sense: The right to get well -- From the Woody Allen syndrome to brain disease -- Looking forward: Where we should be going -- Appendix -- References -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 244 pages
Isbn
9780471245322
Lccn
96007716
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)34475652
  • (OCoLC)ocm34475652

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