The Resource Nothing about us without us : disability oppression and empowerment, James I. Charlton, (electronic book)

Nothing about us without us : disability oppression and empowerment, James I. Charlton, (electronic book)

Label
Nothing about us without us : disability oppression and empowerment
Title
Nothing about us without us
Title remainder
disability oppression and empowerment
Statement of responsibility
James I. Charlton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
James Charlton has produced a ringing indictment of disability oppression, which, he says, is rooted in degradation, dependency, and powerlessness and is experienced in some form by five hundred million persons throughout the world who have physical, sensory, cognitive, or developmental disabilities. Nothing About Us Without Us is the first book in the literature on disability to provide a theoretical overview of disability oppression that shows its similarities to, and differences from, racism, sexism, and colonialism. Charlton's analysis is illuminated by interviews he conducted over a ten-y
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Charlton, James I
Dewey number
323.3
Index
index present
LC call number
HV1568
LC item number
.C37 1998eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • People with disabilities
  • People with disabilities
  • Discrimination against people with disabilities
  • Sociology of disability
  • Stigma (Social psychology)
Label
Nothing about us without us : disability oppression and empowerment, James I. Charlton, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [179]-194) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Introduction -- pt. 2. Disability oppression and everyday life -- pt. 3. Empowerment and organization -- pt. 4. Conclusion
Control code
ebr10535638
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvi, 197 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Nothing about us without us : disability oppression and empowerment, James I. Charlton, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [179]-194) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Introduction -- pt. 2. Disability oppression and everyday life -- pt. 3. Empowerment and organization -- pt. 4. Conclusion
Control code
ebr10535638
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvi, 197 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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