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ERIC Number: EJ306122
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Deinstitutionalization and Women: Assessing the Consequences of Public Policy.
Bachrach, Leona L.
American Psychologist, v39 n10 p1171-77 Oct 1984
Reviews literature on the effects of deinstitutionalization policies on women who are mentally ill, and also discusses women who care for this population. Asserts that sex role biases contribute to service planning for the mentally ill, and calls attention to the potentially destructive effect these policies could have on patients of both sexes. (KH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - General
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Language: English
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