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Mental Health Disparities, the Social Gradient, and the Pursuit of Social Justice The social determinants of mental health are intimately linked to persistent inequities in the diagnosis, treatment, and management of mental illnesses. Physical health disparities have been thoroughly studied and defined over time (Smedley et al. 2009), but mental health disparities do not always follow the same patterns. Although rates of infant mortality, obesity, cardiovascular disease mortality, and early mortality are higher among minority populations compared with non-Hispanic whites (Mensah et al.

Have you ever been unfairly prevented from moving into a neighborhood because the landlord or a realtor refused to sell or rent you a house or apartment? Have you ever moved into a neighborhood where neighbors made life difficult for you or your family? Have you ever been unfairly denied a bank loan? Have you ever received service from someone such as a plumber or car mechanic that was worse than what other people get? Have you ever been unfairly discouraged by a teacher or advisor from continuing your education?

The latter can exist at both individual and institutional levels (Bonilla-Silva 1997; Clark et al. 1999; Krieger 2012; Williams and Mohammed 2009; Williams et al. 1997) and can be both consciously intended and unintentional (Tyrer 2005). Although some dimensions of race transcend national context, it is instructive to consider national and historical variation in the United States. Comparative analyses point to differences in the meaning of race. In the United States, one is classified as black if one has any known black ancestry.

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