You Never Know What They Might Do

Mental Illness in Outport Newfoundland

Paul S. Dinham (Author) 


How do villagers look upon mental illness? How do the 'sick' among them avoid hospitalization in the "mental"? This fieldwork study by a sociologist stresses the necessity of taking cultural factors into account in diagnosing mental disorders.

ISERBooks. Softcover. Published in 1977. 104 pages. ISBN 0-919666-19-1.

$12.95 CAD

Subjects: Atlantic CanadaNewfoundland and Labrador StudiesSociology


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