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This week we’re featuring The Stigma Effect: Unintended Consequences of Mental Health Campaigns, by Patrick W. Corrigan and A Haven and a Hell: The Ghetto in Black America, by Lance Freeman. Check out our blog for a chance to win a free copy of one of these new titles!

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 “A Haven and a Hell is a highly-accessible and necessary book for a broader and richer understanding of urban Black America.” ~Marcus Anthony Hunter, coauthor of Chocolate Cities: The Black Map of American Life Today we are featuring a guest post from Lance Freeman, a professor in the Urban Planning Program in the Graduate School of Architecture, Planning,
“The strength of this book is the way it balances the interconnected components of self-stigma and public stigma, with equally strong treatment of both. It will be of interest to people interested or involved in stigma reduction, either as advocates, policy folks, or personally.” ~Stephanie Knaak, University of Calgary The week we’re featuring Patrick W.
“How do we, as a society, reduce stigmatization of the seriously mentally ill? As Patrick Corrigan persuasively argues in this thorough inquiry into the subject, we should listen to their stories, for then we will discover fellow human beings, and not the “other” we fear.” ~ Robert Whitaker, author of Anatomy of an Epidemic: Magic
Our weekly list of new releases is now available! Save 30% on these new titles and more through December 31 with coupon code: Holiday2018 The Wise Advocate The Inner Voice of Strategic Leadership Art Kleiner, Jeffrey Schwartz, and Josie Thomson The Handsome Monk and Other Stories Tsering Döndrup, translated by Christopher Peacock Postcolonial Theory A
This week we’re featuring The Stigma Effect: Unintended Consequences of Mental Health Campaigns, by Patrick W. Corrigan and A Haven and a Hell: The Ghetto in Black America, by Lance Freeman. Fill out the form below for a chance to win a copy of one of these titles. The drawing will close at midnight on Friday, December 7. The Stigma