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Challenging Ableism, Understanding Disability, Including Adults with Disabilities in Workplaces and Learning SpacesWiley 2011; US$ 29.00
EDITOR'S NOTES 1 Tonette S. Rocco 1. Shifting Lenses: A Critical Examination of Disability in Adult Education 3 Tonette S. Rocco, Antonio Delgado This chapter presents concepts and theories from disability studies useful for a critical examination of disability in adult education. 2. Getting to Know You: The Prospect of Challenging Ableism... more...
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Object Relations and Self Psychology are two leading schools of psychological thought discussed in social work classrooms and applied by practitioners to a variety of social work populations. Yet both groups have lacked a basic manual for teaching and reference -- until now. For them, Dr. Eda G. Goldstein's book fills a void on two fronts: Part I... more...
- SAGE Publications 2012; US$ 28.00
Will enable you to provide good support to people with a learning disability and can be used towards a range of level 2 qualifications. more...
- Wiley 2012; US$ 102.99
Treating the Dental Patient with a Developmental Disorder provides a basic understanding of patients with developmental and intellectual disorders and offers help in communicating with and treating these patients. The book opens with an overview of the major types of developmental disabilities-autism spectrum disorders, Down Syndrome, attention... more...
- AltaMira Press 1997; US$ 34.99
Calling on a decade of participant observation at a residence for mentally retarded adults, anthropologist Michael V. Angrosino's riveting and de-mystifying account offers an insider's picture of the lives of the inhabitants of Opportunity House. Using the narrative device of a dozen fictional short stories told in the voices of various community members... more...
- SAGE Publications 2012; US$ 20.00
This book provides comprehensive information on supporting people with autism and can be used towards a range of health and social care qualifications. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 145.00
Disability and chronic illness represents a special kind of cultural diversity, the "other" to "normal" able-bodiedness. Most studies of disability consider disability in North American or European contexts; and studies of diversity in Japan consider ethnic and cultural diversity, but not the differences arising from disability. This book therefore... more...
- 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...
- 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...