all ebooks in category: Disabled Studies (9)

The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
English | EPUB | 0.8 MB

In December 1995, Jean-Dominique Bauby, the 43-year-old editor of French Elle, suffered a massive stroke that left him permanently paralyzed, a victim of “locked in …

Child Protection and Parents with a Learning Disability
English | ISBN: 184905679X | 2016 | EPUB | 176 pages | 1 MB

Child Protection and Parents with a Learning Disability provides the practical knowledge that professionals need in order to understand common intellectual disabilities and how they …

Being Heumann: An Unrepentant Memoir of a Disability Rights Activist
English | ISBN: 0807019291 | 2020 | EPUB | 240 pages | 2 MB

One of the most influential disability rights activists in US history tells her personal story of fighting for the right to receive an education, have …

Disability in Practice: Attitudes, Policies, and Relationships
English | 2018 | ISBN: 0198812876 | 272 pages | PDF | 1,6 MB

Everyone is disabled in some respect, at least in the sense that others can do things that we cannot. But significant limitations on pursuing major …

Black Madness :: Mad Blackness
2019 | ISBN: 1478004045, 147800374X | English | 176 pages | PDF | 7 MB

In Black Madness :: Mad Blackness Therí Alyce Pickens rethinks the relationship between Blackness and disability, unsettling the common theorization that they are mutually constitutive. …

Mammographies: The Cultural Discourses of Breast Cancer Narratives
English | 2013 | ISBN: 047211882X, 0472036351 | 258 pages | PDF | 1,7 MB

While breast cancer continues to affect the lives of millions, contemporary writers and artists have responded to the ravages of the disease in creative expression. …

No Pity
English | EPUB | 2.0 MB

People with disabilities forging the newest and last human rights movement of the century. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Count Us In
English | EPUB | 6.2 MB

Award winner: “Hearing about Down syndrome directly from these young men has a good deal more impact than reading any guide from a professional.” —Booklist …

Deaf Gain: Raising the Stakes for Human Diversity
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0816691223, 0816691215 | 568 pages | PDF | 5,3 MB

Deaf people are usually regarded by the hearing world as having a lack, as missing a sense. Yet a definition of deaf people based on …