Publication details for Professor Felicity CallardCallard, F., Sartorius, N., Arboleda-Flórez, J., Bartlett, P., Helmchen, H., Stuart, H., Taborda, J. & Thornicroft, G. (2012). Mental Illness, Discrimination and the Law: Fighting for social justice. Wiley-Blackwell.
- Publication type: Authored book
- ISSN/ISBN: 9781119953548, 9781119945352
- DOI: 10.1002/9781119945352
- Further publication details on publisher web site
Author(s) from Durham
This book describes clearly how legislation can be used to advance the rights and entitlements of people with mental health problems. Straightforward and practical, it provides useful information on how to address disabilities so these people may enjoy full citizenship. It presents the key issues succinctly and illustrates these with legislative examples from around the world. This book documents the role that law can play, at all levels, in combating such discrimination and abuse.