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The disability studies reader, Lennard J. Davis, (electronic book)

Label
The disability studies reader
Title
The disability studies reader
Statement of responsibility
Lennard J. Davis
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The fifth edition of The Disability Studies Reader addresses the post-identity theoretical landscape by emphasizing questions of interdependency and independence, the human-animal relationship, and issues around the construction or materiality of gender, the body, and sexuality. Selections explore the underlying biases of medical and scientific experiments and explode the binary of the sound and the diseased mind. The collection addresses physical disabilities, but as always investigates issues around pain, mental disability, and invisible disabilities as well. Featuring a new generation of scholars who are dealing with the most current issues, the fifth edition continues the Reader's tradition of remaining timely, urgent, and critical
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
362.4
Index
index present
Language note
In English
LC call number
HV1568
LC item number
.D5696 2017eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Davis, Lennard J.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • People with disabilities
  • Sociology of disability
  • Disability studies
Label
The disability studies reader, Lennard J. Davis, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction: disability, normality, and power / Lennard J. Davis -- Disability and the justification of inequality in American history / Douglas C. Baynton -- "Heaven's special child": the making of poster children / Paul K. Longmore -- Disabled upon arrival: the rhetorical construction of disability and race at Ellis Island / Jay Dolmage -- Disability rights and selective abortion / Marsha Saxton -- Disability, democracy, and the new genetics / Michael B{u2972}ub{u2960}-- A mad fight: psychiatry and disability activism / Bradley Lewis -- "The institution yet to come": analyzing incarceration through a disability lens / Liat Ben-Moshe -- Selections from Stigma / Erving Goffman -- Stigma: an enigma demystified / Lerita M. Coleman-Brown -- Unhealthy disabled: treating chronic illnesses as disabilities / Susan Wendell -- What's so "critical" about critical disability studies? / Helen Meekosha and Russell Shuttleworth -- The social model of disability / Tom Shakespeare -- Narrative prosthesis / David Mitchell and Sharon Snyder -- Aesthetic nervousness / Ato Quayson -- The unexceptional schizophrenic: a post-postmodern introduction / Catherine Prendergast -- Deaf studies in the 21st century: "Deaf-gain" and the future of human diversity / H-Dirksen L. Bauman and Joseph J. Murray -- Aesthetic blindness: symbolism, realism, and reality / David Bolt -- Life with dead metaphors: impairment rhetoric in social justice praxis / Tanya Titchkosky -- At the same time, out of time: Ashley X / Alison Kafer -- Centering justice dependency and recovering freedom / Eva Feder Kittay -- Disability and the theory of complex embodiment: for identity politics in a new register / Tobin Siebers -- Defining mental disability / Margaret Price -- My body, my closet: invisible disability and the limits of coming out / Ellen Samuels -- Integrating disability, transforming feminist theory / Rosemarie Garland-Thomson -- Unspeakable offenses: untangling race and disability in discourses of intersectionality / Nirmala Erevelles and Andrea Minear -- Compulsory able-bodiedness and queer/disabled existence / Robert McRuer -- Is disability studies actually white disability studies? / Chris Bell -- Token of appeal / Harilyn Rousso -- Sculping body ideals: Alison Lapper Pregnant and the public display of disability / Ann Millett-Gallant -- Blindness and visual culture: an eyewitness account / Georgina Kleege -- Disability, life narrative, and representation / G. Thomas Couser -- Why disability identity matters: from dramaturgy to casting in John Belluso's Pyretown / Carrie Sandahl -- The autistic victim: Of Mice and Men / Sonya Freeman Loftis -- Stones in my pockets, stones in my heart / Eli Clare -- Unspeakable conversations / Harriet McBryde Johnson -- "I am not one of the" and "cripple lullaby" / Cheryl Marie Wade -- Selections from Planet of the Blind / Steve Kuusisto -- "The magic wand" / Lynn Manning -- "Biohack manifesto" / Jillian Weise
Control code
ocn963580550
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Fifth edition
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 554 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781138930223
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The disability studies reader, Lennard J. Davis, (electronic book)
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction: disability, normality, and power / Lennard J. Davis -- Disability and the justification of inequality in American history / Douglas C. Baynton -- "Heaven's special child": the making of poster children / Paul K. Longmore -- Disabled upon arrival: the rhetorical construction of disability and race at Ellis Island / Jay Dolmage -- Disability rights and selective abortion / Marsha Saxton -- Disability, democracy, and the new genetics / Michael B{u2972}ub{u2960}-- A mad fight: psychiatry and disability activism / Bradley Lewis -- "The institution yet to come": analyzing incarceration through a disability lens / Liat Ben-Moshe -- Selections from Stigma / Erving Goffman -- Stigma: an enigma demystified / Lerita M. Coleman-Brown -- Unhealthy disabled: treating chronic illnesses as disabilities / Susan Wendell -- What's so "critical" about critical disability studies? / Helen Meekosha and Russell Shuttleworth -- The social model of disability / Tom Shakespeare -- Narrative prosthesis / David Mitchell and Sharon Snyder -- Aesthetic nervousness / Ato Quayson -- The unexceptional schizophrenic: a post-postmodern introduction / Catherine Prendergast -- Deaf studies in the 21st century: "Deaf-gain" and the future of human diversity / H-Dirksen L. Bauman and Joseph J. Murray -- Aesthetic blindness: symbolism, realism, and reality / David Bolt -- Life with dead metaphors: impairment rhetoric in social justice praxis / Tanya Titchkosky -- At the same time, out of time: Ashley X / Alison Kafer -- Centering justice dependency and recovering freedom / Eva Feder Kittay -- Disability and the theory of complex embodiment: for identity politics in a new register / Tobin Siebers -- Defining mental disability / Margaret Price -- My body, my closet: invisible disability and the limits of coming out / Ellen Samuels -- Integrating disability, transforming feminist theory / Rosemarie Garland-Thomson -- Unspeakable offenses: untangling race and disability in discourses of intersectionality / Nirmala Erevelles and Andrea Minear -- Compulsory able-bodiedness and queer/disabled existence / Robert McRuer -- Is disability studies actually white disability studies? / Chris Bell -- Token of appeal / Harilyn Rousso -- Sculping body ideals: Alison Lapper Pregnant and the public display of disability / Ann Millett-Gallant -- Blindness and visual culture: an eyewitness account / Georgina Kleege -- Disability, life narrative, and representation / G. Thomas Couser -- Why disability identity matters: from dramaturgy to casting in John Belluso's Pyretown / Carrie Sandahl -- The autistic victim: Of Mice and Men / Sonya Freeman Loftis -- Stones in my pockets, stones in my heart / Eli Clare -- Unspeakable conversations / Harriet McBryde Johnson -- "I am not one of the" and "cripple lullaby" / Cheryl Marie Wade -- Selections from Planet of the Blind / Steve Kuusisto -- "The magic wand" / Lynn Manning -- "Biohack manifesto" / Jillian Weise
Control code
ocn963580550
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Fifth edition
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 554 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781138930223
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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