Princeton University Library Catalog

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

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, c2001.
Description:
x, 852 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents:
  • Introduction: The Formation of Disability Studies / Gary L. Albrecht, Katherine D. Seelman and Michael Bury -- 1. An Institutional History of Disability / David L. Braddock and Susan L. Parish -- 2. Counting Disability / Glenn T. Fujiura and Violet Rutkowski-Kmitta -- 3. Disability Definitions, Models, Classification Schemes, and Applications / Barbara M. Altman -- 4. Theorizing Disability / Gareth Williams -- 5. Methodological Paradigms That Shape Disability Research / Scott Campbell Brown -- 6. Disability: An Interactive Person-Environment Social Creation / Patrick Fougeyrollas and Line Beauregard -- 7. Representation and Its Discontents: The Uneasy Home of Disabililty in Literature and Film / David T. Mitchell and Sharon L. Snyder -- 8. Philosophical Issues in the Definition and Social Response to Disability / David Wasserman -- 9. Disability and the Sociology of the Body / Bryan S. Turner -- 10. Intellectual Disabilities - Quo Vadis? / Trevor R. Parmenter --
  • 11. Disability, Bioethics, and Human Rights / Adrienne Asch -- 12. Disability Studies and Electronic Networking / Ellen Liberti Blasiotti, John D. Westrook and Iwao Kobayashi -- 13. Divided Understandings: The Social Experience of Disability / Carol J. Gill -- 14. Mapping the Family: Disability Studies and the Exploration of Parental Response to Disability / Philip M. Ferguson -- 15. Disability and Community: A Sociological Approach / Michael P. Kelly -- 16. Welfare States and Disabled People / Robert F. Drake -- 17. Advocacy and Political Action / Sharon Barnartt, Kay Schriner and Richard Scotch -- 18. Health Care Professionals and Their Attitudes toward Decisions Affecting Disabled People / Ian Basnett -- 19. The Role of Social Networks in the Lives of Persons with Disabilities / Bernice A. Pescosolido -- 20. Inclusion/Exclusion: An Analysis of Historical and Cultural Meanings / Jean-Francois Ravaud and Henri-Jacques Stiker --
  • 21. Disability Culture: Assimilation or Inclusion? / Colin Barnes and Geoff Mercer -- 22. Identity Politics, Disability, and Culture / Lennard J. Davis -- 23. Making the Difference: Disability, Politics, and Recognition / Tom Shakespeare and Nick Watson -- 24. Disability Human Rights, Law, and Policy / Jerome E. Bickenbach -- 25. The Political Economy of the Disability Marketplace / Gary L. Albrecht and Michael Bury -- 26. Disability and Health Policy: The Role of Markets in the Delivery of Health Services / Gerben DeJong and Ian Basnett -- 27. Disability Benefit Programs: Can We Improve the Return-to-Work Record? / Bonnie O'Day and Monroe Berkowitz -- 28. A Disability Studies Perspective on Employment Issues and Policies for Disabled People: An International View / Kay Schriner -- 29. Science and Technology Policy: Is Disability a Missing Factor? / Katherine D. Seelman --
  • 30. Disability, Education, and Inclusion: Cross-Cultural Issues and Dilemmas / Len Barton and Felicity Armstrong -- 31. Support Systems: The Interface between Individuals and Environments / Simi Litvak and Alexandra Enders -- 32. The Relationship between Disabled People and Health and Warfare Professionals / Sally French and John Swain -- 33. Public Health Trends in Disability: Past, Present, and Future / Donald J. Lollar -- 34. Disability in the Developing World / Benedicte Ingstad.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
0761916520 (cloth : alk. paper)
LCCN:
00012353
OCLC:
45363220
Related name:
RCP:
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