The Resource Handbook of disability studies, edited by Gary L. Albrecht, Katherine D. Seelman, and Michael Bury

Handbook of disability studies, edited by Gary L. Albrecht, Katherine D. Seelman, and Michael Bury

Label
Handbook of disability studies
Title
Handbook of disability studies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Gary L. Albrecht, Katherine D. Seelman, and Michael Bury
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This path-breaking handbook signals the emergence of a vital new area of scholarship, social policy and activism. It aims to be a thought-provoking, interdisciplinary, international examination of this field
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
362.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV1568.2
LC item number
.H36 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
Label
Handbook of disability studies, edited by Gary L. Albrecht, Katherine D. Seelman, and Michael Bury
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments ; Introduction: The Formation of Disability Studies ; Part I -- The Shaping of Disability Studies as a Field; Chapter 1 -- An Institutional History of Disability ; Chapter 2 -- Counting Disability ; Chapter 3 -- Disability Definitions, Models, Classification Schemes, and Applications ; Chapter 4 -- Theorizing Disability ; Chapter 5 -- Methodological Paradigms That Shape Disability Research ; Chapter 6 -- Disability: An Interactive Person-Environment Social Creation
  • Chapter 14 -- Mapping the Family: Disability Studies and the Exploration of Parental Response to DisabilityChapter 15 -- Disability and Community: A Sociological Approach; Chapter 16 -- Welfare States and Disabled People; Chapter 17 -- Advocacy and Political Action; Chapter 18 -- Health Care Professionals and Their Attitudes toward Decisions Affecting Disabled People; Chapter 19 -- The Role of Social Networks in the Lives of Persons with Disabilities; Chapter 20 -- Inclusion/Exclusion: An Analysis of Historical and Cultural Meanings; Part III -- Disability in Context
  • Chapter 21 -- Disability Culture: Assimilation or Inclusion?Chapter 22 -- Identity Politics, Disability, and Culture; Chapter 23 -- Making the Difference: Disability, Politics, and Recognition; Chapter 24 -- Disability Human Rights, Law, and Policy; Chapter 25 -- The Political Economy of the Disability Marketplace; Chapter 26 -- Disability and Health Policy: The Role of Markets in the Delivery of Health Services; Chapter 27 -- Disability Benefit Programs: Can We Improve the Return-to-Work Record?
  • Chapter 28 -- A Disability Studies Perspective on Employment Issues and Policies for Disabled People: An International ViewChapter 29 -- Science and Technology Policy: Is Disability a Missing Factor?; Chapter 30 -- Disability, Education, and Inclusion: Cross-Cultural Issues and Dilemmas; Chapter 31 -- Support Systems: The Interface between Individuals and Environments; Chapter 32 -- The Relationship between Disabled People and Health and Welfare Professionals; Chapter 33 -- Public Health Trends in Disability: Past, Present, and Future; Chapter 34 -- Disability in the Developing World; Author Index
  • Chapter 7 -- Representation and Its Discontents: The Uneasy Home of Disability in Literature and FilmChapter 8 -- Philosophical Issues in the Definition and Social Response to Disability; Chapter 9 -- Disability and the Sociology of the Body; Chapter 10 -- Intellectual Disabilities-Quo Vadis?; Chapter 11 -- Disability, Bioethics, and Human Rights; Chapter 12 -- Disability Studies and Electronic Networking; Part II -- Experiencing Disability; Chapter 13 -- Divided Understandings: The Social Experience of Disability
Control code
ocm49569621
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 852 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585387703
Lccn
00012353
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
  • 9780761928744
  • 10.4135/978-1-41297-625-1
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36340893
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)49569621
  • ebsco0585387702
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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