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Author Seele, Pernessa C.

Title Stand up to stigma : how we reject fear and shame / Pernessa C. Seele.

Publication Info. Oakland : Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Incorporated, [2017]


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 Axe Books 24x7 Business E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition First edition.
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 145 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
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Note Print version record.
Contents Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; Introduction; 1. The Venom of Stigma; 2. The Audacity of Stigma; 3. The Process of Stigmatization; 4. The Outcome of Stigma: Stereotypes and Prejudices; 5. Stigma and Health; 6. Levels of Intervention; 7. Changing How We Think about Stigmatized Diseases; 8. Practical Stigma Management; Notes; Index; About the Author.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Confronting stereotype development, this book shows how to undo the processes and effects of stigma, and explains how we can radically change cultural thinking on the individual, interpersonal, and societal levels to put an end to stigmatization once and for all -- Edited summary from book.
Subject Stigma (Social psychology)
Emotions -- Sociological aspects.
Fear -- Social aspects.
Shame -- Social aspects.
Emotions -- Sociological aspects. (OCoLC)fst00908848
Fear -- Social aspects. (OCoLC)fst00922048
Shame -- Social aspects. (OCoLC)fst01115190
Stigma (Social psychology) (OCoLC)fst01133365
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: 9781626569379 1626569371 (OCoLC)971512752
ISBN 162656938X (electronic bk.)
9781626569386 (electronic bk.)
9781626569393 (electronic bk.)
1626569398 (electronic bk.)
9781626569379 (print)
1626569371 (print)
Standard No. AU@ 000061341276
CHNEW 000973778
CHNEW 000973779
CHVBK 503269409
GBVCP 101493771X

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