Picturing Disability

Picturing the Proletariat : Artists and Labor in Revolutionary Mexico, 1908–1940  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Oct. 9, 2017
Picturing the Proletariat : Artists and Labor in Revolutionary Mexico, 1908–1940

Picturing the Proletariat :
Artists and Labor in Revolutionary Mexico, 1908–1940

by John Lear
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1477311505 | 391 Pages | PDF | 135 MB
Disability and Vocational Rehabilitation in Rural Settings: Challenges to Service Delivery

Disability and Vocational Rehabilitation in Rural Settings: Challenges to Service Delivery By Debra A. Harley
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 736 Pages | ISBN : 3319647857 | 13.08 MB

This first-of-its-kind textbook surveys rehabilitation and vocational programs aiding persons with disabilities in remote and developing areas in the U.S. and abroad. Contributors discuss longstanding challenges to these communities, most notably economic and environmental obstacles and ongoing barriers to service delivery, as well as their resilience and strengths.

Handbook of Work Disability: Prevention and Management (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Nov. 2, 2017
Handbook of Work Disability: Prevention and Management (repost)

Handbook of Work Disability: Prevention and Management by Patrick Loisel and Johannes R. Anem
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1461462134 | 450 pages | PDF | 7 MB
The Wordsworth-Coleridge Circle and the Aesthetics of Disability (Palgrave Studies in Literature, Science and Medicine)

The Wordsworth-Coleridge Circle and the Aesthetics of Disability (Palgrave Studies in Literature, Science and Medicine) by Emily B. Stanback
English | 2 Dec. 2017 | ISBN: 1137511397 | 356 Pages | PDF | 5.42 MB

This book argues for the importance of disability to authors of the Wordsworth-Coleridge circle. By examining texts in a variety of genres ― ranging from self-experimental medical texts to lyric poetry to metaphysical essays by Tom Wedgwood.
Taking Well‐Being and Quality of Life for Granted?: An Empirical Study on Social Protection and Disability in South Africa

Taking Well‐Being and Quality of Life for Granted?: An Empirical Study on Social Protection and Disability in South Africa By Isabella Bertmann
English | PDF | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 239 Pages | ISBN : 3658198117 | 2.37 MB

Isabella Bertmann investigates the connection between disability, poverty, and quality of life, and how social protection measures can influence this relationship. The focus of this study is on South Africa. On the basis of qualitative interviews conducted with individuals affected as well as with local disability and social policy professionals, the author provides enlightening insights into the contemporary discourse on inclusive social protection systems.

The Right to Maim: Debility, Capacity, Disability  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Oct. 26, 2017
The Right to Maim: Debility, Capacity, Disability

The Right to Maim: Debility, Capacity, Disability by Jasbir K. Puar
English | November 3, 2017 | ISBN: 0822368927, 0822369184 | PDF | 296 pages | 19.2 MB
Handbook of Musculoskeletal Pain and Disability Disorders in the Workplace (repost)

Handbook of Musculoskeletal Pain and Disability Disorders in the Workplace by Robert J. Gatchel and Izabela Z. Schultz
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1493906119 | 509 pages | PDF | 7,5 MB

The Bioethics of Enhancement: Transhumanism, Disability, and Biopolitics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Oct. 16, 2017
The Bioethics of Enhancement: Transhumanism, Disability, and Biopolitics

The Bioethics of Enhancement: Transhumanism, Disability, and Biopolitics by Melinda Hall
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1498533485 | 192 pages | PDF | 1 MB

Inclusion, Disability and Culture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Oct. 13, 2017
Inclusion, Disability and Culture

Inclusion, Disability and Culture: An Ethnographic Perspective Traversing Abilities and Challenges by Santoshi Halder, Lori Czop Assaf
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319552236 | 390 Pages | PDF | 6.5 MB

This book provides a global and social examination of how disabilities are played out and experienced around the world.
Education, Disability and Inclusion: A Family Struggle against an Excluding School

Education, Disability and Inclusion: A Family Struggle against an Excluding School by Ignacio Calderón-Almendros, Sabina Habegger-Lardoeyt
English | 2016 | ISBN: 9463008888 | 132 Pages | PDF | 9.3 MB

The book describes the experience of Rafael Calderón-Almendros (the first person with Down syndrome to obtain a professional music degree in Spain) and his family.