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- Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2013; US$ 29.95
This comprehensive guide explains how to create a life plan for an individual with special needs to ensure they have the best possible future. The author offers knowledgeable advice and practical information on creating circles of support, employment and residential options, government programs, financial and legal considerations, and much more. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95
Building on David M. Engel and Frank W. Munger?s work analyzing the narratives of people with physical and learning disabilities, this book examines the life stories of twelve physically disabled Canadian adults through the prism of the social model of disablement. Using a grounded theory approach and with extensive reporting of the thoughts of the... more...
- Springer Publishing Company 2013; US$ 97.99
This is the first fundamental text to focus specifically on forensic vocational rehabilitation, a field that is forecast to grow rapidly. Forensic vocational rehabilitation consultants evaluate the vocational and rehabilitation needs of individuals in an array of legal settings such as civil litigation, workersí compensation, Social Security disability,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95
The adoption of the Convention on the Rights of People with Disabilities (CPRD) by the United Nations in 2006 is the first comprehensive and binding treaty on the rights of people with disabilities. It establishes the right of people with disabilities to equality, dignity, autonomy, full participation, as well as the right to live in the community,... more...
- NYU Press 2015; US$ 27.00
Keywords for Disability Studies aims to broaden and define the conceptual framework of disability studies for readers and practitioners in the field and beyond. The volume engages some of the most pressing debates of our time, such as prenatal testing, euthanasia, accessibility in public transportation and the workplace, post-traumatic stress, and... more...
- Primento Publishing 2013; US$ 30.99
Quelles compensations financières peuvent obtenir les personnes accidentées ? Les personnes ayant subi un traumatisme crânien lors d?un accident de la route ou d?un accident du travail peuvent présenter des difficultés cognitives susceptibles, selon leur sévérité, d?hypothéquer la reprise de leurs activités professionnelles et de perturber significativement... more...
Advisory Report on Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment of People with Disabilities in Eastern Europe and Central AsiaILO Publications 2014; US$ 15.00
The report further draws on information from ILO-commissioned country studies in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus and the Russian Federation to review national legislation and policies regulating/protecting and promoting employment of people with disabilities. more...
- ILO Publications 2014; US$ 15.00
Corporate social responsibility (CSR) has become an integral part of corporate strategy in recent years. It consists of a multifaceted approach that has an impact on both society and the company. It encompasses human rights and environmental issues, contributing to community development, all the while improving company reputation, brand image and corporate... more...
- ABC-CLIO 2017; US$ 138.00
Disability policy is no longer an area that can be adequately addressed within major areas of public policy such as welfare, health, labor, and education. Disability has become widely acknowledged in recent decades, partly because of the increasing number of disabled citizens across all demographic populations. Advocates argue that diversity of all... more...
- Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2017; US$ 50.00
Arguing for reform in the judicial treatment of people convicted of sex offenses, this book examines how sentencing policies are based on emotion rather than research. Using the lens of harsh sex offense prosecutions of those with developmental disabilities, this book highlights the hysteria underlying our approach to sex offenses. more...