Mental Health in America: A Reference Handbook - Contemporary World Issues (Hardback)
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Mental Health in America: A Reference Handbook - Contemporary World Issues (Hardback)

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Hardback 315 Pages / Published: 01/03/2007
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This extensive overview charts the fluctuating course of mental health policy in the United States from colonial times to today.


* A summary of court cases demonstrates the impact of legislation on mental health policy in the United States

* A detailed chronology of key events, reform movements, legislation, such as the National Mental Health Act of 1946, and landmark research findings

Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9781851097890
Number of pages: 315
Weight: 618 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 19 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
"highly recommended for all medical and sociology-related collections." - Library Journal
"Recommended. Lower-level undergraduates through faculty/researchers; general readers." - Choice
"This work is recommended for public, high school, and undergraduate collections." - ARBA

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