The Mental Health Consumers/Survivors Movement in ..., 2010

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Title
The Mental Health Consumers/Survivors Movement in the United States
Date
2010
Material Type
Book Chapter
Creator/Author
McLean, Athena, Department of Sociology, Anthropology & Social Work
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Copyright
Copyright 2010 by Cambridge University Press. In accordance with Title 17 of the United States Code, Copyright Law of the United States of America, this material is copyrighted, and any further reproduction or distribution is prohibited without the permission of the copyright owner.
Subject
Mentally ill -- Civil rights; Involuntary treatment; Social movements; Consumers;
Description
Overview of the mental health consumers/survivors movement. Focuses on issues related to forced treatment.
Source
McLean, Athena "The Mental Health Consumers/ Survivor Movement in the U.S.: Ongoing challenges of a civil rights/ social change movement." 2nd ed. A Handbook for the Study of Mental Health. Edited by Teresa Scheid and Tony N. Brown 461-477. Cambridge 2010. http://www.cambridge.org/catalogue/catalogue.asp?isbn=9780521491945
Language
English
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