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- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 50.95
In this ground-breaking new work, Dan Goodley makes the case for a novel, distinct, intellectual, and political project ? dis/ability studies ? an orientation that might encourage us to think again about the phenomena of disability and ability. Drawing on a range of interdisciplinary areas, including sociology, psychology, education, policy and... more...
- Oxford University Press, USA 2011; US$ 28.99
Hoarding is a serious, time-consuming, and expensive problem for virtually every community across the United States. First responders often encounter hoarding unexpectedly and are confused about how to resolve the wide range of problems, from public health and fire safety violations, to housing violations, to concern for the welfare of children, elders... more...
- Kohlhammer Verlag 2013; US$ 52.92
Geistige Behinderung hat verschiedene Ursachen und Auswirkungen. Dieses interdisziplinär verfasste Buch trägt der komplexen Problematik durch eine ausgewogene Darstellung verschiedener Aspekte Rechnung. In fundierten Beiträgen geben Ärzte, Psychologen, Pädagogen und Juristen detailliert Antwort auf Fragen der Praxis. Damit werden Grundlagen für die... more...
- Brandes & Apsel 2014; US$ 16.19
»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...
- transcript Verlag 2014; US$ 38.00
Political and theoretical conflicts concerning body-related characteristics of difference such as disability and gender are usually waged separately from one another. Correlating these in order to do justice to the specificity, complexity, and interdependence of inequal social situations promises a mutual broadening of perspectives and a deepened understanding... more...
- transcript Verlag 2014; US$ 46.00
What does Disability Studies gain by opening itself up to the larger field of Cultural Studies, and which theoretical frameworks of contemporary cultural criticism can it employ to rethink disability? At the same time, what can Cultural Studies gain by incorporating disability more fully as an object of inquiry and as a framework for critical analysis?... more...
- Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2014; US$ 49.95
This authoritative edited text looks at how diverse and complicated experiences of loss can be for people with Intellectual Disabilities (ID). It discusses current theory, practice issues in health and care settings, and specific considerations for children, individuals with autism, those in forensic environments, and those facing their own death. more...
- Policy Press 2000; US$ 28.95
This valuable study compares the welfare states of Sweden, Germany and Britain on the basis of social policy provision for disabled people of working age, particularly in the areas of income maintenance and employment policy. more...