Mental Health from a Gender Perspective

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Bhargavi V Davar
SAGE Publications, Dec 14, 2001 - Medical - 428 pages
The gender perspective is largely lacking in the discourse on mental health in India while the debate on women's issues rarely incorporates this important topic. Bringing together original contributions from a variety of perspectives, including sociology, anthropology, literature and media studies, this volume will greatly assist a holistic understanding of issues relating to the mental health of Indian women.

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v Further Considerations on Women
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The Interface between Psychiatry
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