The Explanation Holding That Social Class Is a Consequence of Mental
The explanation holding that social class is a consequence of mental disorder is termed the __________.
B)class deprivation hypothesis
C)class stress hypothesis
E)downward slide hypothesis
A study of the effects of psychological disorder on social mobility in southern Appalachia showed that psychological disorder __________.
A)has no effect on social mobility
B)is irrelevant to social mobility since there is no social mobility in southern Appalachia
C)retards upward mobility
D)produces drastic downward mobility in almost all cases
E)produces horizontal,but not upward or downward vertical mobility
The social selection or drift hypothesis suggests that __________.
A)social class is a cause of mental disorder
B)social class and mental disorder are unrelated
C)people "drift" into mental illness
D)social class is a consequence of mental disorder
E)None of the above
The text points out that __________ is a feature of urban life that has received particular attention in studies of the causes of mental illness.
C)crowding in the home