Containing Madness Ebook

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This collection explores the discursive production and treatment of mental distress as it is mediated by gender and race in different institutional contexts Featuring analyses of the prison the psychiatric hospital immigration detention and other locales this book explores the multiple interlocking oppressions that result in the diagnosis and medical psychological and psychiatric treatment of individuals constituted as mentally ill at various historical moments and across institutional spaces Contributors unpack how feminine masculine and transgender bodies are made up as mentally ill/sick/deviant by way of biomedical and institutional knowledges and discourses and are intervened upon by different institutional and expert authoritiesContaining Madness EbookGender and Psy in Institutional Contexts By Jennifer M Kilty Publisher Palgrave Macmillan Print ISBN 9783319897486 3319897489 eText ISBN 9783319897493 3319897497 Copyright year 2018 Format EPUB Available from 9900 USD SKU 9783319897493

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This collection explores the discursive production and treatment of mental distress as it is mediated by gender and race in different institutional contexts Featuring analyses of the prison the psychiatric hospital immigration detention and other locales this book explores the multiple interlocking oppressions that result in the diagnosis and medical psychological and psychiatric treatment of individuals constituted as mentally ill at various historical moments and across institutional spaces Contributors unpack how feminine masculine and transgender bodies are made up as mentally ill/sick/deviant by way of biomedical and institutional knowledges and discourses and are intervened upon by different institutional and expert authoritiesContaining Madness EbookGender and Psy in Institutional Contexts By Jennifer M Kilty Publisher Palgrave Macmillan Print ISBN 9783319897486 3319897489 eText ISBN 9783319897493 3319897497 Copyright year 2018 Format EPUB Available from 9900 USD SKU 9783319897493