Health-related stigma.

Abstract

The concept of stigma, denoting relations of shame, has a long ancestry and has from the earliest times been associated with deviations from the 'normal', including, in various times and places, deviations from normative prescriptions of acceptable states of being for self and others. This paper dwells on modern social formations and offers conceptual and… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-9566.2009.01161.x

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@article{Scambler2009HealthrelatedS, title={Health-related stigma.}, author={Graham Scambler}, journal={Sociology of health & illness}, year={2009}, volume={31 3}, pages={441-55} }