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The Resource The culture of mental illness and psychiatric practice in Africa, edited by Emmanuel Akyeampong, Allan G. Hill, and Arthur Kleinman

The culture of mental illness and psychiatric practice in Africa, edited by Emmanuel Akyeampong, Allan G. Hill, and Arthur Kleinman

Label
The culture of mental illness and psychiatric practice in Africa
Title
The culture of mental illness and psychiatric practice in Africa
Statement of responsibility
edited by Emmanuel Akyeampong, Allan G. Hill, and Arthur Kleinman
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
362.196890096
Index
index present
LC call number
  • RC451.A43
  • RC451.A35
LC item number
C868 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2015 F-582
  • WM 140
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Akyeampong, Emmanuel Kwaku
  • Hill, Allan G.
  • Kleinman, Arthur
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mental illness
  • Mental illness
  • Mental illness
  • Psychiatry, Transcultural
  • Mental Disorders
  • Health Care Reform
  • Socioeconomic Factors
  • Cultural Characteristics
  • Africa
  • Mental illness
  • Mental illness
  • Psychiatry, Transcultural
  • Africa
  • Psychische Gesundheit
  • Psychische Störung
  • Psychotherapie
  • Afrika
  • Psykiska sjukdomar
Label
The culture of mental illness and psychiatric practice in Africa, edited by Emmanuel Akyeampong, Allan G. Hill, and Arthur Kleinman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3.
  • Schizophrenia and psychosis in West Africa
  • Ursula M. Read, Victor C.K. Doku, and Ama de-Graft Aikins
  • 4.
  • Mental illness and destitution in Ghana : a social-psychological perspective
  • Ama de-Graft Aikins
  • 5.
  • Children and adolescent mental health in South Africa
  • Alan Flisher, Andrew Dawes, Zuhayr Kafaar, Crick Lund, Katherine Sorsdahl, Bronwyn Myers, Rita Thom, and Soraya Seedat
  • 6.
  • Introduction: Culture, mental illness, and psychiatric practice in Africa
  • Some aspects of mental illness in French-speaking West Africa
  • René Collignon
  • 7.
  • Women's self-reported mental health in Accra, Ghana
  • Allan G. Hill and Victoria de Menil
  • 8.
  • One thing leads to another : sex, AIDS, and mental health reform in South Africa
  • Pamela Y. Collins
  • 9.
  • Health care professionals' mental health and well-being in the era of HIV/AIDS : perspectives from Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Emmanuel Akyeampong, Allan G. Hill, and Arthur Kleinman--
  • Giuseppe Raviola
  • 10.
  • The role of traditional healers in mental health care in Africa
  • Elialilia Okello and Seggane Musisi
  • 11.
  • Improving access to psychiatric medicines in Africa
  • Shoba Raja, Sarah Kippen Wood, and Michael R. Reich
  • 12.
  • Child soldiers and community reconciliation in postwar Sierra Leone : African psychiatry in the twenty-first century
  • William P. Murphy
  • 1.
  • 13.
  • Using mixed methods to plan and evaluate mental health programs for war-affected children in Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Theresa Betancourt
  • A historical overview of psychiatry in Africa
  • Emmanuel Akyeampong
  • 2.
  • Common mental disorders in Sub-Saharan Africa : the triad of depression, anxiety, and somatization
  • Vikram Patel and Dan J. Stein
Control code
MUHSLdda852457687
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 349 pages
Isbn
9780253012937
Lccn
2014047048
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)852457687
Label
The culture of mental illness and psychiatric practice in Africa, edited by Emmanuel Akyeampong, Allan G. Hill, and Arthur Kleinman
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3.
  • Schizophrenia and psychosis in West Africa
  • Ursula M. Read, Victor C.K. Doku, and Ama de-Graft Aikins
  • 4.
  • Mental illness and destitution in Ghana : a social-psychological perspective
  • Ama de-Graft Aikins
  • 5.
  • Children and adolescent mental health in South Africa
  • Alan Flisher, Andrew Dawes, Zuhayr Kafaar, Crick Lund, Katherine Sorsdahl, Bronwyn Myers, Rita Thom, and Soraya Seedat
  • 6.
  • Introduction: Culture, mental illness, and psychiatric practice in Africa
  • Some aspects of mental illness in French-speaking West Africa
  • René Collignon
  • 7.
  • Women's self-reported mental health in Accra, Ghana
  • Allan G. Hill and Victoria de Menil
  • 8.
  • One thing leads to another : sex, AIDS, and mental health reform in South Africa
  • Pamela Y. Collins
  • 9.
  • Health care professionals' mental health and well-being in the era of HIV/AIDS : perspectives from Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Emmanuel Akyeampong, Allan G. Hill, and Arthur Kleinman--
  • Giuseppe Raviola
  • 10.
  • The role of traditional healers in mental health care in Africa
  • Elialilia Okello and Seggane Musisi
  • 11.
  • Improving access to psychiatric medicines in Africa
  • Shoba Raja, Sarah Kippen Wood, and Michael R. Reich
  • 12.
  • Child soldiers and community reconciliation in postwar Sierra Leone : African psychiatry in the twenty-first century
  • William P. Murphy
  • 1.
  • 13.
  • Using mixed methods to plan and evaluate mental health programs for war-affected children in Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Theresa Betancourt
  • A historical overview of psychiatry in Africa
  • Emmanuel Akyeampong
  • 2.
  • Common mental disorders in Sub-Saharan Africa : the triad of depression, anxiety, and somatization
  • Vikram Patel and Dan J. Stein
Control code
MUHSLdda852457687
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 349 pages
Isbn
9780253012937
Lccn
2014047048
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)852457687

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