Mental health and human rights: a common agenda for service user/survivor and women's groups?
Lewis, Lydia. (2009) Mental health and human rights: a common agenda for service user/survivor and women's groups? Policy and Politics, Vol.37 (No.1). pp. 75-92. ISSN 0305-5736Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1332/030557308X364187
Mental health is set to be an important agenda for the new Equality and Human Rights Commission in the UK, providing a significant opportunity for coalescing the work of mental health service user/survivor and women's groups. In this context, this article examines the relationship between these groups, which has been marked by both convergence and cor testation. Drawing on a study of mental health service user/community groups in one locality, it explores some of the ideological and identity issues that require working through in order to achieve a common agenda for change.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
|Divisions:||Faculty of Social Sciences > Sociology|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Policy and Politics|
|Number of Pages:||18|
|Page Range:||pp. 75-92|
|Funder:||Medical Research Council (Great Britain) (MRC), ESRC/MRC|
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