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  • The Measurement Of Attitudes Toward People With Disabilitiesby Richard F. Antonak; Hanoch Livneh

    Charles C Thomas 1988; US$ 79.95

    By Richard F. Antonak, University of New Hampshire, Durham, and Hanoch Livneh, Rhode Island College, Providence. With a Foreword by Harold E. Yuker. CONTENTS: Introduction; Fundamentals of Attitude Measurement, Direct Methods of Attitude Measurement; Multidimensional Scaling; Indirect Methods of Attitude Measurement; Reliability; Validity; Psychometric... more...

  • Disability and Intersecting Statusesby Sharon Barnartt; Barbara Altman

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2013; US$ 124.95

    Disability can be either an ascribed status or an achieved status and its combination with other statuses will affect the person’s social experiences. This issue challenges critical thinking about the interrelationships with disability. It questions if the concepts and methods of intersectionality can be applied to disability at all. more...

  • Health Promotion For People With Intellectual And Developmental Disabilitiesby Laurence Taggart; Wendy Cousins

    McGraw-Hill Education 2013; US$ 55.00

    This book offers a wide range of health and social care professionals, the knowledge and strategies to address key issues, enabling and empowering individuals with intellectual disabilities to enjoy healthier lives. more...

  • The Price of Silenceby Liza Long; Harold Koplewicz

    Penguin Publishing Group 2014; US$ 16.00

    Liza Long is the mother of a child who has bipolar disorder. When she heard about the Newtown shooting, her first thought was, ?What if my son does that someday?? She wrote an emotional response to the tragedy, which the Boise State University online journal published as ?I Am Adam Lanza's Mother.? The post went viral, receiving 1.2 million Facebook... more...

  • Not Fade Awayby Rebecca A. Alexander; Sascha Alper

    Penguin Publishing Group 2014; US$ 17.00

    Even a darkening world can be brilliantly lit from within. Born with a rare genetic mutation called Usher Syndrome type III, Rebecca Alexander has been simultaneously losing both her sight and hearing since she was a child, and was told that she would likely be completely blind and deaf by age 30. Then, at 18, a fall from a window left her athletic... more...

  • I See a Voiceby Jonathan Rée

    Henry Holt and Co. 2014; US$ 8.99

    A groundbreaking study of deafness, by a philosopher who combines the scientific erudition of Oliver Sacks with the historical flair of Simon Schama. There is nothing more personal than the human voice, traditionally considered the expression of the innermost self. But what of those who have no voice of their own and cannot hear the voices of others?... more...

  • Weil es dich gibtby Gisela Hinsberger

    Brandes & Apsel 2014; US$ 14.19

    »Ein bemerkenswertes Buch von literarischer Kraft.« (aspekte, ZDF) »Regelrecht verschlugen habe ich dieses Buch wie einen Krimi.« (Marion Brüssel, Hebammenforum Berlin) »Ein sehr anrührendes Buch, das die ethische Frage diskutiert: Sollen Kinder, die behindert sind, überhaupt geboren werden? Eine Geschichte voller Lebensmut und ein berührendes... more...

  • Dyslexiaby Nicola Brunswick

    Oneworld Publications 2012; US$ 14.95

    Winston Churchill, Andy Warhol, Walt Disney, Tom Cruise, Agatha Christie, Pablo Picasso. All famous and successful in their chosen professions. All dyslexic. Around 5 to 15% of speakers of alphabetic languages (e.g. English, French and Spanish) are dyslexic. But what is dyslexia? Are there different types of dyslexia? Is there a cure? What resources... more...

  • Palliative Care für Menschen mit geistiger Behinderungby Ramona Bruhn; Benjamin Straßer

    Kohlhammer Verlag 2014; US$ 50.15

    Die Zahl älterer Menschen mit einer geistigen Behinderung steigt stark an. Behindertenhilfe, Palliative Care und Hospizarbeit sind mit neuen Anforderungen konfrontiert, die bislang nicht umfassend aufgegriffen wurden. Dieses praxisorientierte Fachbuch gibt aus interprofessioneller Perspektive Anregungen für die Weiterentwicklung einer Palliative Care... more...

  • Enabling Actsby Lennard J. Davis

    Beacon Press 2015; US$ 26.95

    The first significant book on the history and impact of the ADA?the ?eyes on the prize? moment for disability rights   The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is the widest-ranging and most comprehensive piece of civil rights legislation ever passed in the United States, and it has become the model for disability-based laws around the world. Yet... more...