Year: 1981 Source: Hospital and Community Psychiatry, v.32, no.3, (1981), p.173-178 SIEC No: 19820421

The continuing negative response to acceptance of the mentally ill by communities and languages between attitude & behavior are discussed. Two research agendas are recommended: specific research on attitudes & evaluative research on the 2 current approaches described as the collaborative method helping communities to change themselves, & the structural approach utilising legal & social pressures to impose change.