Making It Crazy: An Ethnography of Psychiatric Clients in an American Community

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University of California Press, Jun 6, 1985 - Medical - 344 pages
Estroff describes a group of chronic psychiatric clients as they attempt life outside a mental hospital.
 

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Contents

Clients and PACTA Description
42
Medications
68
Subsistence StrategiesEmployment Unemployment
118
Normals Crazies Insiders and Outsiders
174
INTERPRETATIONS AND CONCLUSIONS
197
Research
249
EPILOGUE
258
APPENDIX 259
277
Index of Clients 321
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