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Social Class & Mental Illness

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Author and Professor of Sociology, Dr. Brent Shea describes relationship between mental illness and social class, explaining that mental illness may be a risk factor for lower social class and that higher social class can be seen as protective against mental illness. He discusses current studies and some of the challenges to research in this area.

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