The Resource Learning Difficulties and Sexual Vulnerability : a Social Approach

Learning Difficulties and Sexual Vulnerability : a Social Approach

Label
Learning Difficulties and Sexual Vulnerability : a Social Approach
Title
Learning Difficulties and Sexual Vulnerability
Title remainder
a Social Approach
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
People with learning difficulties are considerably more likely to experience sexual violence than non-disabled people, and for this reason they are often described as 'vulnerable'. However, the use of this label can in fact increase risk. This book argues that by seeing adults with learning difficulties as vulnerable and in need of protection, they are stripped of their autonomy and left with fewer skills that are needed to protect themselves from harm. Their different treatment, such as segregation and over-protection, can in fact increase their 'vulnerability'. The author discusses a range o
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
362.3
Index
index present
LC call number
HV1570 .H65 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Learning Difficulties and Sexual Vulnerability : a Social Approach
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction; 2 Developing an Alternative Approach to Risk; 3 Sexuality; 4 Risk Creation in Everyday Life; 5 Resistance and Self-determination; Conclusion; References
Control code
ocn753479442
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (194 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857003812
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613146076
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314607
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36515516
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)753479442
  • acaebk085700381X

Library Locations

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