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    • Trescher, Hendrik (2018)
      This book analyses and discusses the complexity of pedagogical action in the context of inpatient assistance for the disabled in a variety of ways – both theoretically and practically.
    • Garrisi, Diana; Janciute, Laima; Johanssen, Jacob (2018)
      "The portrayal of disfigurement in the UK media must change. This policy brief is based on recent research that found a general negative and sensationalised attitude towards disfigurement in the media. Disfigurement is ...
    • Trescher, Hendrik (2017)
      How do »mental handicaps« become a social reality? An analysis on the basis of documented biographies.
    • Wohlgensinger, Corinne (2014)
      The author addresses two groundbreaking questions: What significance does the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities have for special educational thinking and action? And how important is disability in the ...
    • Series, Lucy (2019)
      This fully revised and expanded second edition of the Routledge Handbook of Disability Studies takes a multidisciplinary approach to disability and provides an authoritative and up-to-date overview of the main issues in ...
    • Waldschmidt, Anne; Berressem, Hanjo; Ingwersen, Moritz (2017-04-14)
      Which theoretical approaches of contemporary cultural criticism can Disability Studies employ? At the same time, what can Cultural Studies gain by incorporating disability more fully as a framework for critical analysis? ...
    • Eide, Arne; Ingstad, Benedicte (2011-05-31)
      This book is about being disabled and being poor and the social, cultural and political processes that link these two aspects of living in what has been characterised as a “vicious circle” (Yeo & Moore 2003). It is also ...
    • Holzer, Brigitte; Vreede, Arthur; Weigt, Gabriele (1999)
      How are disability and rehabilitation conceived of in different cultures? How can these concepts be made accessible? Studies from the fields of sociology, ethnology and educational science address these questions, whilst ...
    • Bohata, Kirsti; Jones, Alexandra; Mantin, Mike; Thompson, Steven (2019)
      Coalmining was a notoriously dangerous industry and many of its workers experienced injury and disease. However, the experiences of the many disabled people within Britain’s most dangerous industry have gone largely ...
    • Blackie, Daniel; M. Turner, David (2018)
      The Industrial Revolution produced injury, illness and disablement on a large scale and nowhere was this more visible than in coalmining. Disability in the Industrial Revolution sheds new light on the human cost of ...
    • Fraser, Benjamin (2013-03-19)
      Disability Studies and Spanish Culture is the first book to apply the tenets of Disability Studies to the Spanish context. In particular, this work is an important corrective to existing cultural studies of disability in ...
    • McNabb, Cameron Hunt (2020)
      The field of disability studies significantly contributes to contemporary discussions of the marginalization of and social justice for individuals with disabilities. However, what of disability in the past? The Medieval ...
    • Clapson, Mark (2019)
      The Blitz Companion offers a unique overview of a century of aerial warfare, its impact on cities and the people who lived in them. It tells the story of aerial warfare from the earliest bombing raids and in World War 1 ...
    • Siebers, Tobin (2009)
      Je mehr wir in der Moderne ankommen, umso stärker wirkt die Gleichung zwischen Kunst und Behinderung - bis Kunst kaum mehr ohne den Schatten der Behinderung wahrgenommen werden kann. Tatsächlich ist diese Gleichung so ...