Search Results: 'disabilities'

Search

×
×
×
×
2,435 results for "disabilities"
The Monsters' Rhapsody: Disability, Culture, & Identity By Ann Magill
Paperback: List Price: $6.10 $3.05 | You Save: 50%
Prints in 3-5 business days
(1 Ratings)
A set of thirty poems that challenge the assumption "Disability means Tragedy" -- a view which has dominated Western culture for over a thousand years. Drawing on the emerging academic... More > fields of Monster Theory and Disability Studies, each of the six chapters examines disability through a different lens, including literature, medicine, history, and social expectations.< Less
Disability Discrimination Act 1992 (Cth) By CourtRules
Paperback: $12.00
Prints in 3-5 business days
Disability Discrimination Act 1992 (Cth) - Version 27 December 2011
Devoted: A Feminist Analysis of Disability Fetishism By Philippa Willitts
Paperback: $8.52
Prints in 3-5 business days
Disabled women face double discrimination, and objectification by disability fetishists can tell us a lot about not just the sexualisation of women in mainstream society, but also what the attitudes... More > of these "devotees" can tell us about societal stereotypes of disability. This essay looks critically at devoteeism, while examining what these fetishes communicate about the oppressions faced by disabled people and women. Most analysis of this issue has come from either a feminist or a disability rights perspective: this book combines the two and scrutinises the issue of disability fetishism from the point of view of a feminist who is disabled. I discuss intrusive behaviour and actions on the part of fetishists, whether criticising disability fetishism is the same as saying that disabled people can't be sexually attractive, and what feminists and disability activists need to do to contribute to the liberation of disabled women.< Less
Devoted: A Feminist Analysis of Disability Fetishism By Philippa Willitts
eBook (ePub): $3.21
Disabled women face double discrimination, and objectification by disability fetishists can tell us a lot about not just the sexualisation of women in mainstream society, but also what the attitudes... More > of these "devotees" can tell us about societal stereotypes of disability. This essay looks critically at devoteeism, while examining what these fetishes communicate about the oppressions faced by disabled people and women. Most analysis of this issue has come from either a feminist or a disability rights perspective: this book combines the two and scrutinises the issue of disability fetishism from the point of view of a feminist who is disabled. I discuss intrusive behaviour and actions on the part of fetishists, whether criticising disability fetishism is the same as saying that disabled people can't be sexually attractive, and what feminists and disability activists need to do to contribute to the liberation of disabled women.< Less
My feelings on having a sibling with a Disability By Janell Su Chin Lee
Paperback: $14.98
Prints in 3-5 business days
Siblings of children with disabilities may sometimes be overlooked as the child with special needs receives more attention and care. This book teaches children the words to describe their feelings.... More > This helps them to manage those feelings instead of misbehaving just to get your attention. Young children can read this book together with their parents to stimulate discussions about their feelings. This illustrated book is narrated by a child who has a sibling with a severe disability. It is recommended that this book be used with the parent guide. The parent guide contains practical advice for parents to create a nurturing environment within the family, so that all the children at home, both with and without disabilities, will feel equally loved. Complete set includes: Parent guide: I need LOVE too! Story 1: My feelings on having a sibling with a disability. Story 2: Tori with Down Syndrome Story 3: Mike with Autistic Spectrum Disorder Story 4: Josh with Cerebral Palsy< Less
Practical Theology: In Search of a 'Disabled' God. By Reverend Joanna Z. Ray & Reverend Joanna Z. Ray
Paperback: List Price: $12.17 $10.34 | You Save: 15%
Prints in 3-5 business days
Through societal inequalities and the misuse of power, a psychological burden of disablement is imposed upon people of faith with epilepsy: this disempowerment is challenged by this work and an... More > attempt has been made to highlight distorted applications of scripture and practice.< Less
Work Disability In Canada: Portraits of a System By Dustin Galer
eBook (ePub): $8.93
Work Disability in Canada: Portraits of a System aims to start a discussion—not just where we’re going, but where we’ve been. The book uses the power of personal narratives to... More > educate and enlighten readers about people with disabilities in relation to experiences of living, working, employing and advocating for change. Readers will learn about the trials and tribulations of people struggling to find and maintain paid employment in the face of lifelong illness or other health issues. You will meet people working to create a systemic change from within and outside the system. You will meet advocates and employers finding creative solutions to connect jobseekers with employment opportunities. Individually and together, these “portraits” reveal the fragmentary nature of the work disability “system” in Canada. This book has been developed through the Centre for Research on Work Disability Policy (CRWDP)< Less
Reclaiming Your Life After Disability By Travar Pettway
eBook (ePub): $1.99
I wrote this publication as a precursor to my book titled, "Survive and Thrive". It is a short manual on how to start getting back on track after acquiring a disability. It is also written... More > to help give caregivers a few tools to help their loved ones' regain a semblance of a normal life.< Less
Nursing Students with Disabilities Change the Course By Donna Carol Maheady, EdD, ARNP
Paperback: $19.95
Prints in 3-5 business days
The road to a professional life in nursing for people with disabilities can be a long, and often times, arduous one. It is paved with obstacles on a personal, professional, and social level that... More > mainstream society is never forced to encounter. Dr. Donna Maheady, the mother of a daughter who has been diagnosed with Autism, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Seizure Disorder, finally brings to light the true stories of nurses who have traveled down these long hard roads and have achieved their goals of becoming respected medical professionals.< Less
Princess Fish - A special fish with a disability By Tina Wiepert
Paperback: List Price: $19.00 $16.15 | You Save: 15%
Prints in 3-5 business days
(2 Ratings)
A story with imagination based on a real fish story.

Top 10

see more >
 
 
 
 
 
5
Birth Log Book Birth Log Book By Emily Rumsey
Paperback: $20.00
 
 
6
Bootstrap Student Workbook Bootstrap Student... By Emmanuel Schanzer et al.
Paperback: $10.00
 
 
 
 
9