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  1. Forensic Psychiatry, Race and Culture

    By Dr Suman Fernando, Suman Fernando, David Ndegwa, Melba Wilson

    Forensic psychiatry is the discipline which distinguishes the 'mad' from the 'bad', but are its values inherently racist? Why are individuals from non-Western backgrounds over-represented statistically in those diagnosed with schizophrenia and other serious illnesses? The authors argue that the...

    Published April 16th 1998 by Routledge

  2. Aliens and Alienists

    Ethnic Minorities and Psychiatry, 3rd Edition

    By Maurice Lipsedge, Roland Littlewood

    In this classic text the authors examine the links between racism, psychological ill health and inadequate treatment of ethnic minorities. Through a series of case studies they discuss: * the psychological legacy of colonialism and slavery * the racist bias in psychiatric and psychological theory *...

    Published April 10th 1997 by Routledge

  3. Mental Health in a Multi-Ethnic Society

    A Multidisciplinary Handbook

    Edited by Dr Suman Fernando, Frank Keating

    A thought-provoking handbook for practitioners, students and trainers in the mental health field. Addresses controversial issues and offers revealing insights and intelligent suggestions for all those involved with mental health....

    Published October 26th 1995 by Routledge