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Mental Health

Carles Muntaner and Jeanne Geiger-Brown

in Social Injustice and Public Health

Published in print September 2005 | ISBN: 9780195171853
Published online September 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780199865352 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195171853.003.0016
Mental Health

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This chapter addresses social injustice in relation to mental health, including access and quality of treatment. It describes what needs to be done, including grassroots advocacy for the rights of those with mental illness.

Keywords: social injustice; discrimination; poverty; access; quality; mental health care

Chapter.  6938 words. 

Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology

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