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The Resource Deviance and medicalization : from badness to sickness : with a new afterword by the authors, Peter Conrad, Joseph W. Schneider ; foreword by Joseph R. Gusfield

Deviance and medicalization : from badness to sickness : with a new afterword by the authors, Peter Conrad, Joseph W. Schneider ; foreword by Joseph R. Gusfield

Label
Deviance and medicalization : from badness to sickness : with a new afterword by the authors
Title
Deviance and medicalization
Title remainder
from badness to sickness : with a new afterword by the authors
Statement of responsibility
Peter Conrad, Joseph W. Schneider ; foreword by Joseph R. Gusfield
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Conrad, Peter
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Schneider, Joseph W.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Deviant behavior
  • Social control
  • Mental illness
  • Mental health policy
  • Social ethics
  • Social Behavior Disorders
  • Social control, Formal
  • Social Control, Informal
  • Mental Disorders
  • Ethics
  • Health Policy
Label
Deviance and medicalization : from badness to sickness : with a new afterword by the authors, Peter Conrad, Joseph W. Schneider ; foreword by Joseph R. Gusfield
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: St. Louis : Mosby, 1980
  • "Recipient of 1981 SSSI Charles Horton Cooley Award."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 293-310) and indexes
Contents
Deviance, definitions, and the medical profession -- From badness to sickness: changing designations of deviance and social control -- Medical model of madness: the emergence of mental illness -- Alcoholism: drunkenness, inebriety, and the disease concept -- Opiate addiction: the fall and rise of medical involvement -- Children and medicalization: delinquency, hyperactivity, and child abuse -- Homosexuality: from sin to sickness to life-style -- Medicine and crime: the search for the born criminal and the medical control of criminality / Richard Moran -- Medicine as an institution of social control: consequnces for society -- A theoretical statement on the medicalization of deviance
Control code
ocm25674835
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
Expanded ed.
Extent
xvii, 327 p.
Lccn
92013441
Other control number
9780877229995
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Deviance and medicalization : from badness to sickness : with a new afterword by the authors, Peter Conrad, Joseph W. Schneider ; foreword by Joseph R. Gusfield
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: St. Louis : Mosby, 1980
  • "Recipient of 1981 SSSI Charles Horton Cooley Award."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 293-310) and indexes
Contents
Deviance, definitions, and the medical profession -- From badness to sickness: changing designations of deviance and social control -- Medical model of madness: the emergence of mental illness -- Alcoholism: drunkenness, inebriety, and the disease concept -- Opiate addiction: the fall and rise of medical involvement -- Children and medicalization: delinquency, hyperactivity, and child abuse -- Homosexuality: from sin to sickness to life-style -- Medicine and crime: the search for the born criminal and the medical control of criminality / Richard Moran -- Medicine as an institution of social control: consequnces for society -- A theoretical statement on the medicalization of deviance
Control code
ocm25674835
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
Expanded ed.
Extent
xvii, 327 p.
Lccn
92013441
Other control number
9780877229995
Other physical details
ill.

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