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Popular conceptions of mental health

Jum C. Nunnally

Popular conceptions of mental health

their development and change.

by Jum C. Nunnally

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Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston in New York .
Written in English


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1. Author(s): Illinois. University. Institute of Communications Research. Title(s): The development and change of popular conceptions about mental health [report]. Country of Publication: United States Publisher: Urbana, Description: 2 v. in 1. ill. Culture, Health and Illness: An Introduction for Health Professionals, Second edition discusses the fundamentals of medical anthropology. The book is comprised of 12 chapters that present both the theoretical framework and case histories relevant to the topic.

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Jum C. Nunnally. Holt, Rinehart and Winston, - Mental health - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Contents. Introduction. Abstract. This paper will examine briefly some of the traditional beliefs and medical practices used in East Asian medical systems.

1 The relationship of these beliefs to contemporary conceptions of mental health will then be examined by means of a semantic network analysis (Good ).

These data will then be assessed for their implications for clinical care and the question of the Cited by: This is a book that is a must on the reading list of every worker in the field of culture and mental health - psychiatrists, psychologists, anthropologists, social workers and serious scholars who have an interest in the study of the human mind and the human spirit in cultural context.

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Section II: Cultural Conceptions of Mental Disorder.- 5. Toward a Meaning-Centered Analysis of Popular Illness Categories: "Fright- Illness" and "Heart Distress" in Iran.- 6. Cultural Definitions, Behavior and the Person in American Psychiatry.- 7.

Samoan Folk Knowledge of Mental Disorders.- 8. Popular Conceptions of Mental Health in Japan.- 9. Toward A Meaning-Centered Analysis Of Popular Illness Categories: "Fright-Illness" And "Heart Distress" In Iran / Byron J. Good And Mary-Jo Delvecchio Good ; Cultural Definitions, Behavior And The Person In American Psychiatry / Atwood D.

Gaines ; Popular Conceptions Of Mental Health In Japan / Margaret Lock ; Science And Psychological Medicine. Popular conceptions of schizophrenia in Cape Verde, Africa Randomized open interviews were carried out with the relatives of patients under treatment at the mental health out patient service.

It is also a very courageous book, drawing on his experiences as a patient, a clinician, and a researcher, to challenge widespread misconceptions of mental disorders as brain diseases.

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The World Health Organization has crystallized some troubling facts about mental disorders and they warrant our attention. people commit. In the latest issue of the NYT Magazine, Ethan Watters points out that Americans feel we wrote the book on mental illness. But conceptions of psychological suffering.

The Spanish language and culture are common bonds for many Hispanic Americans, regardless of whether they trace their ancestry to Africa, Asia, Europe, or the Americas. The immigrant experience is another common bond.

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publication Interview Journal.Mental illness, as the eminent historian of psychiatry Michael MacDonald once aptly remarked, “is the most solitary of afflictions to the people who experience it; but it is the most social of maladies to those who observe its effects.” If psychiatry has typically, though far from always, focused on the individual who suffers from various forms of mental disorder, for the sociologist it is.