Survival and its discontents: the case of British psychiatry
Article first published online: 16 APR 2009
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Sociology of Health & Illness
Volume 31, Issue 7, pages 947–961, November 2009
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Pilgrim, D. and Rogers, A. (2009), Survival and its discontents: the case of British psychiatry. Sociology of Health & Illness, 31: 947–961. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-9566.2009.01166.x
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- Article first published online: 16 APR 2009
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