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  • Disability and Contemporary Performanceby Petra Kuppers

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    Disability and Contemporary Performance presents a remarkable challenge to existing assumptions about disability and artistic practice. In particular, it explores where cultural knowledge about disability leaves off, and the lived experience of difference begins. Petra Kuppers, herself an award-winning artist and theorist, investigates the ways in... more...

  • Can I tell you about Parkinson's Disease?by Lydia Corrow; Alan M. Hultquist

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2013; US$ 13.95

    Nikolai invites readers to learn about Parkinson's from his perspective, helping them to understand how Parkinson's affects his daily life, why some tasks can be especially challenging for him, and how he can be helped. This illustrated book will be a helpful guide for family, friends and carers and a great starting point for group discussions. more...

  • Ethics, Disability and Sportsby Ejgil Jespersen; Mike J. McNamee

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 140.00

    This volume addresses a range of philosophical and ethical issues in adapted physical activity and disability sports participation more broadly. It is comprised of a range of essays by international scholars whose backgrounds embrace different traditions of philosophy, pedagogy and adapted physical activity. The principal aim of the symposium was... more...

  • Pädagogik bei Behinderung und Benachteiligungby Bettina Lindmeier; Christian Lindmeier

    Kohlhammer Verlag 2012; US$ 24.59

    Das Lehrbuch bietet eine Einführung in pädagogisches Grundlagenwissen im Zusammenhang mit Behinderung und Benachteiligung. Einleitend werden wichtige Grundbegriffe und Konzepte analysiert, die den Gegenstandsbereich umreißen. Im Anschluss daran werden zentrale ethische Problemstellungen ausgeführt. Die folgenden beiden Abschnitte thematisieren Handlungsprinzipien... more...

  • Supporting College and University Students with Invisible Disabilitiesby Christy Oslund

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2013; US$ 26.95

    This useful handbook provides university faculty and staff with an overview of invisible disabilities, such as autism, AD/HD, dyslexia, OCD and affective disorders, and facilitates an understanding of the unique needs of these students. Practical chapters provide ideas for adapting teaching methods and offering accommodations. more...

  • 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...

  • 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$ 14.99

    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...