A Sociology of Mental Health and Illness


A vital text for studying the effects of mental health and illness on a society

This bestselling textbook provides a clear overview of the major aspects of the sociology of mental health and illness. In this new edition, the authors update each chapter, taking into consideration recent social science and social psychiatric literature.

Additional information

Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Maidenhead, England
Publication year:
  • 2005
  • 3rd