ShunnedDiscrimination against people with mental illness

ShunnedDiscrimination against people with mental illness

Graham Thornicroft

Print publication date: Jul 2003

ISBN: 9780198570981

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Abstract

Shunned presents clearly for a wide readership information about the nature and severity of discrimination against people with mental illness, what can be done to reduce this, and after showing, both from personal accounts and from a thorough review of the literature, the nature of discrimination, sets out a clear manifesto for change.