This is the revised and updated version of the earlier Brown and Ballou text. This edited volume contains feminist critiques of current diagnostic systems and epistemologies, and proposes alternative models through which to conceptualize emotional distress and behavioral dysfunction. Useful as a textbook in courses on psychopathology.
Where to find
Ballou, M & Brown, L.S. (Eds.) (2002). Rethinking mental health and disorder: Feminist perspectives. New York: Guilford.