The Social Control of Mental Illness

The Social Control of Mental Illness

by Allan V. Horwitz

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780971242760
Publisher: Eliot Werner Publications
Publication date: 12/22/2010
Series: Foundations of Sociology Series
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Allan V. Horwitz, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey

Table of Contents

Prologue to the Percheron Press Edition Chapter 1. Introduction Chapter 2. The Meaning of Mental Illness Chapter 3. The Recognition of Mental Illness Chapter 4. The Labelers of Mental Illness Chapter 5. The Reaction to Mental Illness Chapter 6. The Nature of Therapeutic Social Control Chapter 7. Communal Styles of Therapeutic Social Control Chapter 8. Individualistic Styles of Therapeutic Social Control References Subject Index

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