Peggy A Thoits
Affiliation: University of North Carolina
- Differential labeling of mental illness by social status: a new look at an old problemPeggy A Thoits
Department of Sociology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 3210, USA
J Health Soc Behav 46:102-19. 2005..Although I do not confirm a central tenet of labeling theory here, the negative consequences of labeling and stigma continue to be well-supported in the literature...
- Personal agency in the stress processPeggy A Thoits
Department of Sociology, CB 3210, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3210, USA
J Health Soc Behav 47:309-23. 2006....
- Mechanisms linking social ties and support to physical and mental healthPeggy A Thoits
Department of Sociology, Indiana University, Bloomington, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
J Health Soc Behav 52:145-61. 2011....
- Stress and health: major findings and policy implicationsPeggy A Thoits
Department of Sociology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
J Health Soc Behav 51:S41-53. 2010..Programs and policies also should target children who are at lifetime risk of ill health and distress due to exposure to poverty and stressful family circumstances...