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Unformatted text preview: (looking-glass-self) Career: Goffman: Diverse individuals processed through institutional structures end up as uniform in social status and self-concept. Modified labeling Yes, there is a problem, but labeling and stigma are a part of it. Anticipation of negativity can lead to behavior More distant the relationship--more likely the label: Intimacy- H/W and resistance Access to other resources o Etiology and/or Social Reaction Good reason for objective definitions, and treatments often work Yet, this doesn't negate the extra-psychiatric factors Troublesomeness Voluntary and involuntary admission and discharge Cultural Conceptions: Classic case-uniformity in diagnosis Less clear-USA 85%-schizophrenia vs 7% British...
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