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Sociology of Mental Disorder
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Cretser, Gery. 2010. “Sociology of Mental Disorder”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, May. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


An interdisciplinary seminar, which will focus on the social and social-psychological factors, related to the occurrence, prevalence , diagnosis, and treatment of mental disorders in the U.S. and other countries. The course will cover a wide range of topics including mental disorder as deviant behavior, the relation of mental disorders to race/ethnicity,...

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Mental Health
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College 300
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