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ERIC Number: EJ126402
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1975
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Labeling Theory as an Oversocialized Conception of Man: The Case of Mental Illness
Quadagno, Jill S.; Antonio, Robert J.
Sociology and Social Research, 60, 1, 33-45, Oct 75
Through analysis of data obtained by interviews with female mental patients at a hospital emphasizing short-term care, labeling theory was qualified to include the notion of individual reactions to labels. Some techniques used by mental patients to resist labeling were described. (Author/NQ)
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