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- Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2015; US$ 41.95
A powerful and comprehensive look at disability discrimination and disability hate crimes, offering recommendations for a cross-government response to ensure disabled people are seen and treated as equal citizens. more...
- University of Minnesota Press 2015; Not Available
Contents Abbreviations Introduction: Anxiety, Democracy, and Disability 1. Locke?s Capacity Contract and the Construction of Idiocy 2. Manufacturing Anxiety: The Medicalization of Mental Defect 3. The Disavowal of Disability in Contemporary Contract Theory 4. Rethinking Political Agency: Arendt and the Self-Advocacy Movement 5. Self-Advocates and... more...
- Ohio University Press 2015; US$ 15.99
Upcycling Sheltered Workshops assesses prevailing practices in community-based facilities for people with developmental disabilities and argues that it is time for a fundamental change in the way these programs are run. Susan Dlouhy and Patty Mitchell offer a revolutionary alternative, the Creative Abundance Model, and outline both its principles... more...
- transcript Verlag 2015; US$ 50.00
Charlie Chaplin, Luis Bunuel, Lars von Trier, Takeshi Kitano: Das Thema Blindheit zieht sich durch die ganze Filmgeschichte. Den blinden Protagonisten kommen dabei ganz unterschiedliche Funktionen zu. Zum einen werden durch sie die spezifischen Wahrnehmungsmöglichkeiten des Kinos, technische Neuerungen (wie z.B. vom Stumm- zum Tonfilm) reflektiert;... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 109.95
In this ground-breaking book, Jenny Slater uses the lens of the reasonable to explore how normative understandings of youth, dis/ability and the intersecting identities of gender and sexuality impact upon the lives of young dis/abled people. Although youth and disability have separately been thought within socio-cultural frameworks, rarely... more...
- Springer Publishing Company 2015; US$ 90.00
The only text about counseling theories and techniques developed specifically for upper-level rehabilitation counseling students and practitioners, this book is now fully updated with a focus on evidence-based practice. It reflects the great strides made in incorporating research-based knowledge into counseling/therapy interventions since the first... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2015; US$ 109.95
Over recent decades an increasing amount of attention has been paid to identifying and meeting the individual support needs of mental health service users and people with physical impairments in the UK. However, the support needs of individuals who fall into both categories have largely been overlooked by social care and health service providers, practitioners,... more...
- Meyer & Meyer 2015; US$ 13.72
Dieses Buch beschäftigt sich mit der Geschichte des Behindertensports. Es beinhaltet u. a. die Ergebnisse des internationalen Symposiums zum Thema ?Paralympischer Spitzensport? und des nationalen Symposiums ?Behindertensport als kulturelles Phänomen?. Anlässlich der 60-Jahrfeier des Deutschen Behindertensportverbands (DBS) richtete das Institut für... more...
- Lexington Books 2015; US$ 79.99
Recognizing Justice For Citizens With Cognitive Disabilities engages with the most prominent liberal theories of justice today in revealing the path toward equal justice for citizens with cognitive disabilities. more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 100.00
Drawing on Foucault's later work on governmentality, this book traces the effects of 'the rise of risk' on contemporary social work practice. Focusing on two 'domains' of practice ? mental health social work and probation work ? it analyses the ways in which risk thinking has affected social work's aims and objectives, methods and approaches. more...