The following are notes from class. Please read and write a one-paragraph summary of what you learned
in the lecture and a one-page reflection of your thoughts, feelings, and questions about what you learned in
- U.S. 3 largest psych facilities in U.S.
- LA County jail, rikers, cooks county jail (chicago)
-NAMI 10 million Americans – serious mental illness, 2 million go to jail each year.
Ciminalization – once legat and becomes a crime
Disability Inc – prison population .
1.25 million – mental illness
Life time chances going to prison
Black men 1/3
White men 1/17
Black women 1/18
White women 1/111
Canada Indigenous – 10x more likely to be incarcerated
South Korea – 1948- Syngman Rhee
He made it alegal to be mixed race
The life of a celebrity compared to an average person’s life is very different. A rich person lives a more luxuries lifestyle than the average person does. The average person usually only owns a single home where as someone of wealth may own several homes. The normal person is not as fortunate as someone who is rich and can sometimes be envious of what the elite own. The average salary for a middle class family is $60,000 to $85,000 the minimum amount of money you need to live a comfortable lifestyle these days is around $50,000. In order to be considered wealthy it is over a million dollars and with that amount of money you can buy almost anything you want and never have to work again, that is if you are careful with your finances. A rich celebrity on television usually owns a couple of luxurious homes all over the world that’s why we get excited watching them on television and showing all that they own. We, as the viewers, are interested to see what the rich have spent their money on. While we are also jeal>GET ANSWER