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7 edition of Sociology Of Mental Health And Illness found in the catalog.

Sociology Of Mental Health And Illness

by David Pilgrim

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by OPEN UNIVERSITY PRESS .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mental health services,
  • Psychiatry,
  • Public health & preventive medicine,
  • Social issues,
  • Social welfare & social services,
  • Mental Disorders,
  • Sociology Of Mental Health,
  • Psychology,
  • Mental Health,
  • Sociology - Social Theory,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Mental Illness,
  • Psychiatric epidemiology,
  • Social aspects,
  • Social psychiatry

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages238
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10561725M
    ISBN 100335203485
    ISBN 109780335203482

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Social stress theory became prominent in the s and continues to guide many sociological studies. Sociology of Health & Illness Edited by: Karen Lowton and Flis Henwood (Joint Editor-in Chief), Catherine Will, Ben Fincham, Catherine Theodosius, Gillian Bendelow and Sasha Scambler, Sarah David (Managing Editor).

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