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Journal of Health and Social Behavior

Race, Ethnicity, and Mental Health
September 2003, Volume 44 (3) 

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION

David T. Takeuchi and David R. Williams

MEASURING MENTAL HEALTH AND MENTAL ILLNESS

Racial Differences in the Diagnostic Statistical Manual Diagnosis Using a Semi-Structured Instrument: The Importance of Clinical Judgment in the Diagnosis of African Americans
Harold W. Neighbors, Steven J. Trierweiler, Brigget Ford, and Jordana R. Muroff

Rethinking a Universal Framework in the Psychiatric Symptom-Disorder Relationship
Margarita Alegria and Thomas McGuire

Status Inequalities, Perceived Discrimination, and Eudaimonic Well-being: Do the Challenges of Minority Life Hone Purpose and Growth?*
Carol D. Ryff, Corey L. M. Keyes, and Diane L. Hughes

Critical Race Theory Speaks to the Sociology of Mental Health: Mental Health Problems Produced by Racial Stratification
Tony Brown

PERCEIVED DISCRIMINATION, RACIAL IDENTITY, AND ETHNIC IDENTITY

Racial Identity, Racial Discrimination, Perceived Stress, and Psychological Distress among African American Young Adults
Robert Sellers, Cleopatra H. Caldwell, Karen H. Schmeelk-Cone, and Marc A. Zimmerman

Coping with Perceived Discrimination: Does Ethnic Identity Protect Mental Health?
Krysia N. Mossakowski

MECHANISMS AND PROCESSES

The Social Psychological Costs of Racial Segmentation in the Workplace: A Study of African Americans' Well-being
Tyrone A. Forman

Race Differences in Depressive Symptoms: A Dynamic Perspective on Stress Exposure and Vulnerability
Linda K. George and Scott M. Lynch

Race and Ethnic Differences in Depressed Mood Following the Transition from High School*
Susan Gore and Robert H. Aseltine, Jr.

Psychological Distress among Black and White Americans: Differential Effects of Social Support, Negative Interaction, and Personal Control
Karen D. Lincoln, Linda M. Chatters, and Robert Joseph Taylor

Problem Drinking Patterns among African Americans: The Impacts of Reports of Discrimination, Perceptions of Prejudice, and "Risky" Coping Strategies
Jack K. Martin, Steven A. Tuch, and Paul M. Roman

Race, Ethnicity, and Depression in Canadian Society
Zheng Wu, Samuel Noh, Violet Kaspar, and Christoph M. Schimmele

SOME FUTURE DIRECTIONS

A Research Agenda for the Black Middle Class: Work Stress, Survival Strategies, and Mental Health
Pamela Braboy Jackson and Quincy Thomas Stewart