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Understanding Disability : Inclusion, Access, Diversity, and Civil Rights - 05 edition

Understanding Disability : Inclusion, Access, Diversity, and Civil Rights (ISBN10: 0275982262; ISBN13: 9780275982263)
ISBN13: 978-0275982263
ISBN10: 0275982262

Summary: Disability is rarely considered a social issue. Scholars tend to discuss it in the abstract; medical personnel view it as a health issue; and legal concerns for the disabled focus on how to advocate or protect an organization against demands for accommodation. As a result, disabled individuals are seen as bits and pieces of everyone's constituency but their own. The writers of this work, both having long personal experiences with disabilities, offer a holistic understan ...show moreding of the lives of disabled individuals from representations in the media to issues of civil rights.

Written to educate and inform readers about the social roles of disability, this accessible and informative work addresses: social classifications of disability; social reactions to disability; legal rights and classifications of persons with disabilities; issues of accessibility to information and communication technologies; representations of disability in a range of media, including literature, painting, film, televsion and advertising; and major issues shaping the comtemporary social roles of persons with disabilities. By examining the social roles of disability in the past and present from a range of perspectives and disciplines, this book reveals a portrait of the social place, limitations, and rights of persons with disabilities. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 05
Cover: Hardback
Publisher: Praeger Publishers, Inc.
Published: 07/28/2005
International: No

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