Disability Matters

ISBN 13: 9781138817715

Disability Matters

0 avg rating
( 0 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781138817715: Disability Matters
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

From the critique of ‘the medical model’ of disability undertaken during the early and mid-1990s, a ‘social model’ emerged, particularly in the caring professions and those trying to shape policy and practice for people with disability. In education and schooling, it was a period of cementing inclusive practices and the ‘integration’ and inclusion of disability into ‘mainstream’. What was lacking in the debates around the social model, however, were the challenges to abledness that were being grappled with in the routine and pragmatics of self-care by people with disabilities, their families, carers and caseworkers. Outside the academy, new forms of activity and new questions were circulating. Challenges to abledness flourished in the arts and constituted the lived experience of many disability activists.

Disability Matters engages with the cultural politics of the body, exploring this fascinating and dynamic topic through the arts, teaching, research and varied encounters with ‘disability’ ranging from the very personal to the professional. Chapters in this collection are drawn from scholars responding in various registers and contexts to questions of disability, pedagogy, affect, sensation and education. Questions of embodiment, affect and disability are woven throughout these contributions, and the diverse ways in which these concepts appear emphasize both the utility of these ideas and the timeliness of their application.

This book was originally published as a special issue of Discourse: Studies in the Cultural Politics of Education.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Anna Hickey-Moody is a lecturer in Gender and Cultural Studies at The University of Sydney, Australia. She is the author of Unimaginable Bodies (2009) and Youth, Arts and Education (forthcoming in 2012), and co-author of Masculinity Beyond the Metropolis (2006).

Vicki Crowley is Senior Lecturer at the School of Communication Languages and International Studies, University of South Australia, teaching in gender studies and cultural and communication studies. She has contributed chapters to Cultural Theory and Everyday Practice (2008) and Vibrant (2007).

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9780415693509: Disability Matters: Pedagogy, media and affect

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  0415693500 ISBN 13:  9780415693509
Publisher: Routledge, 2011
Hardcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Hickey-Moody, Anna
Published by Routledge
ISBN 10: 1138817716 ISBN 13: 9781138817715
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Print on Demand
Seller:
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge. Condition: BRAND NEW. BRAND NEW Softcover - This title is now printed on demand - please allow added time for shipment! A Brand New Quality Book from a Full-Time Veteran Owned Bookshop in business since 1992!. Seller Inventory # 3443232

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 61.90
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

HICKEY-MOODY, ANNA; CROWLEY, VICKI
Published by Routledge (2014)
ISBN 10: 1138817716 ISBN 13: 9781138817715
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Herb Tandree Philosophy Books
(Stroud, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 2014. Paperback. Condition: NEW. 9781138817715 This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. For all enquiries, please contact Herb Tandree Philosophy Books directly - customer service is our primary goal. Seller Inventory # HTANDREE0811633

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 52.59
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 10.19
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Hickey-moody, Anna (Editor)/ Crowley, Vicki (Editor)
Published by Routledge (2014)
ISBN 10: 1138817716 ISBN 13: 9781138817715
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 2014. Paperback. Condition: Brand New. 1st edition. 157 pages. 9.50x6.75x0.50 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # __1138817716

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 57.01
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 9.57
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

Anna Hickey-Moody, Vicki Crowley
Published by Routledge 2014-09-12 (2014)
ISBN 10: 1138817716 ISBN 13: 9781138817715
New Quantity Available: 5
Seller:
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge 2014-09-12, 2014. Condition: New. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatch time is 4-5 working days from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Seller Inventory # NU-TNFPD-00120330

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 46.08
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 38.30
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

5.

Published by Routledge (2014)
ISBN 10: 1138817716 ISBN 13: 9781138817715
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 2014. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M1138817716

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 87.65
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

6.

Routledge
Published by Routledge (2014)
ISBN 10: 1138817716 ISBN 13: 9781138817715
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Books Express
(Portsmouth, NH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 2014. Paperback. Condition: New. 1. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 1138817716n

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 200.92
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds