How to rethink mental illness [electronic resource] : the human contexts behind the labels / Bernard Guerin.
By: Guerin, Bernard.Publisher: London ; New York, N.Y. : Routledge, 2017Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 237 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9781138207301 (paperback); 9781315462608 (e-book: PDF); 9781315462615 (e-book); 9781315462585 (e-book: Mobi); 9781138207295 (hardback).Subject(s): Mental illness | Thought and thinkingGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: No titleOnline resources: Available via Taylor & Francis ebooks - Free to download and keep! Shibboleth login required Also available in print edition.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
1. Which behaviours are judged as 'mental illness' and why are they called 'mental'? -- 2. Contextual analysis for mental health -- 3. Contextualizing language and thinking (cognition) for mental health -- 4. Deconstruction the DSM -- 5. Mental health in modernity -- 6. Belief and rationality, some thought disorders, and self-identity -- 7. Contexts for societal oppression : being female, poor, or with a refugee background -- 8. Contexts of devastation : indigenous mental health and colonization.
Also available in print edition.
Mode of access: World Wide Web.