Bernice Pescosolido
Bernice Pescosolido
Distinguished Professor of Sociology
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Public conceptions of mental illness: labels, causes, dangerousness, and social distance.
BG Link, JC Phelan, M Bresnahan, A Stueve, BA Pescosolido
American journal of public health 89 (9), 1328-1333, 1999
“A disease like any other”? A decade of change in public reactions to schizophrenia, depression, and alcohol dependence
BA Pescosolido, JK Martin, JS Long, TR Medina, JC Phelan, BG Link
American Journal of Psychiatry 167 (11), 1321-1330, 2010
Beyond rational choice: The social dynamics of how people seek help
BA Pescosolido
American journal of sociology 97 (4), 1096-1138, 1992
Public conceptions of mental illness in 1950 and 1996: What is mental illness and is it to be feared?
JC Phelan, BG Link, A Stueve, BA Pescosolido
Journal of Health and Social behavior, 188-207, 2000
Of fear and loathing: The role of'disturbing behavior,'labels, and causal attributions in shaping public attitudes toward people with mental illness
JK Martin, BA Pescosolido, SA Tuch
Journal of health and social behavior, 208-223, 2000
The public's view of the competence, dangerousness, and need for legal coercion of persons with mental health problems.
BA Pescosolido, J Monahan, BG Link, A Stueve, S Kikuzawa
American journal of public health 89 (9), 1339-1345, 1999
Durkheim, suicide, and religion: Toward a network theory of suicide
BA Pescosolido, S Georgianna
American sociological review, 33-48, 1989
Rethinking theoretical approaches to stigma: A framework integrating normative influences on stigma (FINIS)
BA Pescosolido, JK Martin, A Lang, S Olafsdottir
Social science & medicine 67 (3), 431-440, 2008
How people get into mental health services: Stories of choice, coercion and “muddling through” from “first-timers”
BA Pescosolido, CB Gardner, KM Lubell
Social science & medicine 46 (2), 275-286, 1998
The public stigma of mental illness: What do we think; what do we know; what can we prove?
BA Pescosolido
Journal of Health and Social behavior 54 (1), 1-21, 2013
The stigma complex
BA Pescosolido, JK Martin
Annual review of sociology 41, 87-116, 2015
Illness careers and network ties: A conceptual model of utilization and compliance
BA Pescosolido
Advances in medical sociology 2 (16), 164-181, 1991
How do people come to use mental health services? Current knowledge and changing perspectives.
BA Pescosolido, CA Boyer
Cambridge University Press, 1999
Building a model to understand youth service access: The gateway provider model
AR Stiffman, B Pescosolido, LJ Cabassa
Mental health services research 6 (4), 189-198, 2004
The construction of fear: Americans' preferences for social distance from children and adolescents with mental health problems
JK Martin, BA Pescosolido, S Olafsdottir, JD McLeod
Journal of Health and social behavior 48 (1), 50-67, 2007
Stigma, discrimination, treatment effectiveness, and policy: public views about drug addiction and mental illness
CL Barry, EE McGinty, BA Pescosolido, HH Goldman
Psychiatric Services 65 (10), 1269-1272, 2014
Public knowledge and assessment of child mental health problems: Findings from the National Stigma Study-Children
BA Pescosolido, PS Jensen, JK Martin, BL Perry, S Olafsdottir, D Fettes
Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 47 (3), 339-349, 2008
Gender in twentieth-century children’s books: Patterns of disparity in titles and central characters
J McCabe, E Fairchild, L Grauerholz, BA Pescosolido, D Tope
Gender & society 25 (2), 197-226, 2011
The “backbone” of stigma: identifying the global core of public prejudice associated with mental illness
BA Pescosolido, TR Medina, JK Martin, JS Long
American journal of public health 103 (5), 853-860, 2013
The web of group affiliations revisited: Social life, postmodernism, and sociology
BA Pescosolido, BA Rubin
American Sociological Review, 52-76, 2000
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