Disability Rights And Wrongs

Author: Tom Shakespeare
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134277733
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In this challenging review of the field, leading disability academic and activist Tom Shakespeare argues that the social model theory has reached a dead end.

Disability Rights And Wrongs Revisited

Author: Tom Shakespeare
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134577591
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In this challenging review of the field, leading disability academic and activist Tom Shakespeare argues that disability research needs a firmer conceptual and empirical footing.

Disability Research Today

Author: Tom Shakespeare
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317750950
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Grouped around four central themes – illness and impairment, disabling processes, care and control, and communication and representations – this collection offers a fresh perspective on disability research, showing how theory and data ...

Righting Educational Wrongs

Author: Arlene Kanter
Publisher: Syracuse University Press
ISBN: 0815652356
Size: 42.44 MB
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Righting Educational Wrongs brings together the work of scholars from the fields of disability studies in education and law to examine contemporary struggles around inclusion and access to education.

Justice

Author: Nicholas Wolterstorff
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691146300
Size: 60.17 MB
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Not only does this book reflect the clarity and acuity of thought that characterize Wolterstorff's work, it also reflects the humane sensibilities of someone who has thought and felt deeply about these matters for a long time.

Disability Reader

Author: Tom Shakespeare
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 0826453600
Size: 18.60 MB
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A collection of essays exploring the intellectual implications of a disability equality perspective. Leading social scientists draw on current theory and research and offer an overview of contemporary debates.

The Troubled Pregnancy

Author: J. K. Mason
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139463888
Size: 18.77 MB
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Mason looks at the legal response to those aspects of the troubled pregnancy which require or involve medico-legal intervention.

Exploring Disability

Author: Colin Barnes
Publisher: Polity
ISBN: 0745634850
Size: 39.25 MB
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An introductory textbook for anyone studying disability, this book provides an overview of the existing literature in the area, and develops an understanding of disability that has implications for both sociology and society.

The International Struggle For New Human Rights

Author: Clifford Bob
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 0812201345
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When and why do human rights groups, governments, and international organizations endorse new rights? The International Struggle for New Human Rights is the first book to address these issues.

Disability And Mobile Citizenship In Postsocialist Ukraine

Author: Sarah D. Phillips
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 0253004861
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Sarah D. Phillips examines the struggles of disabled persons in Ukraine and the other former Soviet states to secure their rights during the tumultuous political, economic, and social reforms of the last two decades.