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The Resource People with disabilities, Hayley Mitchell Haugen, book editor

People with disabilities, Hayley Mitchell Haugen, book editor

Label
People with disabilities
Title
People with disabilities
Statement of responsibility
Hayley Mitchell Haugen, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume provides an overview of people with disabilities in the United States, a chronology of important events, an annotated bibliography, and other resources for conducting further research. The author illuminates this often-neglected human side of these problems by presenting a collection of personal narratives of people who have had personal experience with physical and mental disabilities as participants, witnesses, or involved professionals
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.4
Index
index present
LC call number
HV1568
LC item number
.P444 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Social issues firsthand
Target audience
adolescent
Label
People with disabilities, Hayley Mitchell Haugen, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 105-108) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Living with a disability. Learning how to be disabled / Simi Linton ; Reflections on pain, illness, and memory / Leonard Kriegel ; Managing a mental illness / Wendy Braun -- Living with people with disabilities. Living in the shadow of an autistic brother / Karl Taro Greenfeld ; Losing my mother to schizophrenia / Laura M. Flynn ; Adventures in caring for my mentally disabled sister / Terrell Harris Dougan ; I never expected to become a caregiver in my marriage / George Mairs -- Society and people with disabilities. The deaf community is diverse / Jane K. Fernandes ; So-called accessible accommodations are sometimes not so for the disabled / Bruce Mumford ; Disabled people's lives are worth saving / Ben Mattlin
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9780737747980
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010046609
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
ocn449885752
Label
People with disabilities, Hayley Mitchell Haugen, book editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 105-108) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Living with a disability. Learning how to be disabled / Simi Linton ; Reflections on pain, illness, and memory / Leonard Kriegel ; Managing a mental illness / Wendy Braun -- Living with people with disabilities. Living in the shadow of an autistic brother / Karl Taro Greenfeld ; Losing my mother to schizophrenia / Laura M. Flynn ; Adventures in caring for my mentally disabled sister / Terrell Harris Dougan ; I never expected to become a caregiver in my marriage / George Mairs -- Society and people with disabilities. The deaf community is diverse / Jane K. Fernandes ; So-called accessible accommodations are sometimes not so for the disabled / Bruce Mumford ; Disabled people's lives are worth saving / Ben Mattlin
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9780737747980
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010046609
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
ocn449885752

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