Finding the "golden moments": strategies of perseverance among parents and siblings of persons with severe mental illness and violent tendencies - Sporer K, Speropolous L, Monahan KE.

This article examines strategies family members identify as being helpful when challenged by stressors related to living with an aggressive child or sibling with severe mental illness. Data from in-depth, ethnographic interviews with 42 parents and sibling...
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A controversial citizenship bill that became law on 12 January has led many in India's scientific establishment, traditionally apolitical, to speak out. But the response has been fierce. In December 2019, police brutally suppressed protests at two pred...
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