Mental Health: Ethics & Legal issues in Mental Health

  • Insane Society: A Sociology of Mental Health book cover

    Insane Society: A Sociology of Mental Health

    1st Edition

    By Peter Morrall

    This book critiques the connection between Western society and madness, scrutinizing if and how societal insanity affects the cause, construction, and consequence of madness. Looking beyond the affected individual to their social, political, economic, ecological, and cultural context, this book…

    Hardback – 2020-02-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Health and Illness

  • Policing and Mental Health: Theory, Policy and Practice book cover

    Policing and Mental Health

    Theory, Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by John McDaniel, Kate Moss, Ken Pease

    Policing and Mental Health explores the relationship between policing and mental health. Police services around the world are innovating at pace in order to develop solutions to the problems presented, and popular models are being shared internationally. Nevertheless, disparities and perceptions of…

    Hardback – 2020-02-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Critical Perspectives on Coercive Interventions: Law, Medicine and Society book cover

    Critical Perspectives on Coercive Interventions

    Law, Medicine and Society, 1st Edition

    Edited by Claire Spivakovsky, Kate Seear, Adrian Carter

    Coercive medico-legal interventions are often employed to prevent people deemed to be unable to make competent decisions about their health, such as minors, people with mental illness, disability or problematic alcohol or other drug use, from harming themselves or others. These interventions can…

    Hardback – 2018-05-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Domestic Animals, Humans, and Leisure: Rights, Welfare, and Wellbeing book cover

    Domestic Animals, Humans, and Leisure

    Rights, Welfare, and Wellbeing, 1st Edition

    Edited by Janette Young, Neil Carr

    Domestic animals are an integral component of human leisure experience and can enhance the physical, social, and mental wellbeing of humans. The interplay of human and animal experiences of justice, wellbeing, rights, and roles within leisure is the central theme of this book. Research explores the…

    Hardback – 2018-02-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in the Ethics of Tourism Series

  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Alcohol: The Need and Potential for Partnership book cover

    Corporate Social Responsibility and Alcohol

    The Need and Potential for Partnership, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marcus Grant, Joyce O'Connor

    Increased scrutiny on the part of the general public, media, and government has warranted a reexamination of corporate responsibilities, standards of accountability, the company's role in its local and extended community, and its ethical position in our society and culture. Corporate Social…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge
    ICAP Series on Alcohol in Society

  • Psyche's Prophet: The Selected Writings of Nicholas A. Cummings book cover

    Psyche's Prophet

    The Selected Writings of Nicholas A. Cummings, 1st Edition

    By Nicholas Cummings

    In this collection of articles spanning 65 years as a clinical psychologist, Nick  A. Cummings selects articles that heralded often far in advance each phase of clinical psychology’s evolution to the present. A pioneer in effecting change, Cummings established the first free-standing…

    Hardback – 2016-08-09
    Routledge
    World Library of Mental Health

  • Gewirthian Perspectives on Human Rights book cover

    Gewirthian Perspectives on Human Rights

    1st Edition

    Edited by Per Bauhn

    Gewirth’s theory of human rights has made a major contribution to philosophy. In this edited collection, contributors from a broad range of disciplines discuss the theoretical and practical application of Gewirthian theory to current world issues. Case studies highlight mental health, the LGBT…

    Hardback – 2016-04-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in American Philosophy

  • Philosophy and Psychiatry: Problems, Intersections and New Perspectives book cover

    Philosophy and Psychiatry

    Problems, Intersections and New Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel D. Moseley, Gary Gala

    This groundbreaking volume of original essays presents fresh avenues of inquiry at the intersection of philosophy and psychiatry. Contributors draw from a variety of fields, including evolutionary psychiatry, phenomenology, biopsychosocial models, psychoanalysis, neuroscience, neuroethics,…

    Hardback – 2015-10-01
    Routledge

  • New Law and Ethics in Mental Health Advance Directives: The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and the Right to Choose book cover

    New Law and Ethics in Mental Health Advance Directives

    The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and the Right to Choose, 1st Edition

    By Penelope Weller

    The recognition of positive rights and the growing impact of human rights principles has recently orchestrated a number of reforms in mental health law, bringing increasing entitlement to an array of health services. In this book, Penelope Weller considers the relationship between human rights and…

    Hardback – 2012-11-26
    Routledge
    Explorations in Mental Health

  • Caring and Well-being: A Lifeworld Approach book cover

    Caring and Well-being

    A Lifeworld Approach, 1st Edition

    By Kathleen Galvin, Les Todres

    Something is missing in contemporary health and social care. Health and illness is often measured in policy documents in economic terms, and clinical outcomes are enmeshed in statistical data, with the patient’s experience left to one side. This stimulating book is concerned with how to humanise…

    Hardback – 2012-10-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Health and Illness

  • Mental Health Care in the African-American Community book cover

    Mental Health Care in the African-American Community

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sadye Logan, Ramona Denby, Priscilla A Gibson

    Over the course of an African American’s lifetime, mental health care needs change according to an individual’s unique interactions with his or her environment. Mental Health Care in the African-American Community uses this perspective to provide a deeper analysis of factors and issues affecting…

    Paperback – 2007-10-25
    Routledge

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