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From avoidance to acceptance: Mental health and the role of human rights in Europe.

  Jill Stavert, Lecturer in law at Napier University, reviews the treatment of mental health as a social and political issue and identified challenges still to be met.

  • Type:

    Article

  • Date:

    01 June 2007

  • Publication Status:

    Published

  • ISSN:

    0264-8717

  • Dewey Decimal Classification:

    362 Social welfare problems & services

Citation

Stavert, J. (2007). From avoidance to acceptance: Mental health and the role of human rights in Europe. SCOLAG : Scottish Legal Action Group bulletin. 356, 119-125. ISSN 0264-8717

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Keywords

Mental Health; stigma; discrimination; political issue; social issue; mental illness; depression; Human Rights; social inclusion; intellectual impairment;

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