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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Michael Piazza  

Pen Name: None



-- Michael Piazza on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

He lived in Chicago and had a MFA from the school of Art and Architecture of the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Piazza was a Chicago-based visual artist and writer who taught art, culture and education at Columbia College Chicago and DePaul University. He is the co-founder of Axe Street Arena Artists Collective.

Selected Titles At Your Library

New world (dis)orders and peripheral strains :
ISBN: 1877636169. OCLC Number: 39677760

MARCH/Abrazo Press,. .

World Health Report 2001 :
ISBN: 9789241562010. OCLC Number: 437176322

World Health Organization,. .

An estimated 400 million people suffer from mental or neurological disorders or from psychosocial problems such as those related to alcohol and drug abuse. Many of them suffer silently. Many suffer alone. Many never receive treatment of any kind. Between the suffering and the prospect of care stand the barriers of stigma, prejudice, shame and exclusion. In devoting The World Health Report 2001 to mental health, WHO is making one clear, emphatic statement. Mental health - neglected for far too long - is crucial to the overall well-being of individuals, societies and countries and must be univer.