Keywords for Disability Studies

Editors: Adams, Rachel, Reiss, Benjamin and Serlin, David
Publication Year: 2015
Publisher: New York University Press

Price: Core Collection Only
ISBN: 978-1-4798-3952-0
Category: Social Sciences - Education
Book Status: Available
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Keywords for Disability Studies aims to broaden and define the conceptual framework of disability studies for readers and practitioners in the field and beyond. The volume engages some of the most pressing debates of our time, such as prenatal testing, euthanasia, accessibility in public transportation and the workplace, post-traumatic stress, and questions about the beginning and end of life.

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Table of Contents

    • Introduction - Rachel Adams, Benjamin Reiss, and David Serlin
    • 1 Disability - Rachel Adams, Benjamin Reiss, and David Serlin
    • 2 Ability - Fiona Kumari Campbell
    • 3 Access - Bess Williamson
    • 4 Accident - Jill C. Anderson
    • 5 Accommodation - Elizabeth F. Emens
    • 6 Activism - Denise M. Nepveux
    • 7 Aesthetics - Michael Davidson
    • 8 Affect - Lisa Cartwright
    • 9 Aging - Kathleen Woodward
    • 10 Blindness - D. A. Caeton
    • 11 Citizenship - Allison Carey
    • 12 Cognition - Ralph James Savarese
    • 13 Communication - Carol Padden
    • 14 Crip - Victoria Ann Lewis
    • 15 Deafness - Douglas C. Baynton
    • 16 Deformity - Helen Deutsch
    • 17 Dependency - Eva Feder Kittay
    • 18 Design - Christina Cogdell
    • 19 Diversity - Lennard J. Davis
    • 20 Education - Margaret Price
    • 21 Embodiment - Abby Wilkerson
    • 22 Ethics - Rebecca Garden
    • 23 Eugenics - Rosemarie Garland-Thomson
    • 24 Euthanasia - Harold Braswell
    • 25 Family - Faye Ginsburg and Rayna Rapp
    • 26 Fat - Kathleen LeBesco
    • 27 Freak - Leonard Cassuto
    • 28 Gender - Kim Q. Hall
    • 29 Genetics - David Wasserman
    • 30 History - Susan Burch and Kim E. Nielsen
    • 31 Human - D. Christopher Gabbard
    • 32 Identity - Julia Miele Rodas
    • 33 Illness - G. Thomas Couser
    • 34 Impairment - Michael Ralph
    • 35 Institutions - Licia Carlson
    • 36 Invisibility - Susannah B. Mintz
    • 37 Madness - Sander L. Gilman
    • 38 Medicalization - Sayantani DasGupta
    • 39 Minority - Jeffrey A. Brune
    • 40 Modernity - Janet Lyon
    • 41 Narrative - David Mitchell and Sharon Snyder
    • 42 Normal - Tanya Titchkosky
    • 43 Pain - Martha Stoddard Holmes
    • 44 Passing - Ellen Samuels
    • 45 Performance - Petra Kuppers
    • 46 Prosthetics - Katherine Ott
    • 47 Queer - Tim Dean
    • 48 Race - Nirmala Erevelles
    • 49 Rehabilitation - Gary L. Albrecht
    • 50 Representation - Michael Bérubé
    • 51 Reproduction - Adrienne Asch
    • 52 Rights - Maya Sabatello
    • 53 Senses - Kathryn Linn Geurts
    • 54 Sex - Margrit Shildrick
    • 55 Sexuality - Robert McRuer
    • 56 Space - Rob Imrie
    • 57 Stigma - Heather Love
    • 58 Technology - Mara Mills
    • 59 Trauma - James Berger
    • 60 Visuality - Georgina Kleege
    • 61 Vulnerability - Ani B. Satz
    • 62 Work - Sarah F. Rose
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