Nobody's Normal: How Culture Created the Stigma of Mental Illness by Roy Richard Grinker

Nobody's Normal: How Culture Created the Stigma of Mental Illness

Roy Richard Grinker

nonfiction health psychology challenging informative medium-paced

448 pages | first published 2021

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For centuries, scientists and society cast moral judgments on anyone deemed mentally ill, confining many to asylums. In Nobody's Normal, anthropologist Roy Richard Grinker chronicles the progress and setbacks in the struggle against mental-illness...
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