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The Resource Disabling barriers - enabling environments, edited by John Swain, Sally French, Colin Barnes & Carol Thomas

Disabling barriers - enabling environments, edited by John Swain, Sally French, Colin Barnes & Carol Thomas

Label
Disabling barriers - enabling environments
Title
Disabling barriers - enabling environments
Statement of responsibility
edited by John Swain, Sally French, Colin Barnes & Carol Thomas
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This text has established itself as essential reading for anyone coming to the subject of disability studies. The book tackles a wide range of issues in numerous succinct chapters written by contributing authors, many of whom are disabled themselves. From the outset, the chapters take a multidisciplinary and international approach. This edition is made up of 42 chapters, 15 of which are completely new to this edition, including: Early seminal writings in disabled studies ; Death and dying ; Psychology ; Hate crime and the criminal justice system ; Sport ; Psycho-emotional disablism and internal oppression. This textbook conveys the continuing developments in the lives and experiences of disabled people. It is valuable reading for students and professionals in the fields of social work, sociology, social policy, health and nursing as well as disabled people
Cataloging source
AU@
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1948-
  • 1946-
  • 1958-
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  • Swain, John
  • French, Sally
  • Barnes, Colin
  • Thomas, Carol
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  • People with disabilities
  • People with disabilities
  • People with disabilities
  • Discrimination against people with disabilities
Target audience
adult
Label
Disabling barriers - enabling environments, edited by John Swain, Sally French, Colin Barnes & Carol Thomas
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn867602334
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xxi, 354 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781446258996
Label
Disabling barriers - enabling environments, edited by John Swain, Sally French, Colin Barnes & Carol Thomas
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn867602334
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
xxi, 354 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781446258996

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