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  1. Dis/ability Studies

    Theorising disablism and ableism

    By Dan Goodley

    In this ground-breaking new work, Dan Goodley makes the case for a novel, distinct, intellectual, and political project – dis/ability studies – an orientation that might encourage us to think again about the phenomena of disability and ability. Drawing on a range of interdisciplinary areas,...

    To Be Published May 6th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Disability, Spaces and Places of Policy Exclusion

    Edited by Karen Soldatic, Hannah Morgan, Alan Roulstone

    Series: Routledge Advances in Disability Studies

    Geographies of disability have become a key research priority for many disability scholars and geographers. This edited collection, incorporating the work of leading international disability researchers, seeks to expand the current geographical frame operating within the realm of disability....

    To Be Published June 25th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Family Support and Family Caregiving across Disabilities

    Edited by George H.S. Singer, David E. Biegel, Patricia Conway

    Family members provide the majority of care for individuals with disabilities in the United States. Recognition is growing that family caregiving deserves and may require societal support, and evidence-based practices have been established for reducing stress associated with caregiving. Despite the...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Identity Unknown

    How acute brain disease can destroy knowledge of oneself and others

    By Barbara A. Wilson, Claire Robertson, Joe Mole

    Series: After Brain Injury

    This book gives a rare, poignant and in depth understanding of what it is like to live with the severe after effects of brain damage caused by a viral infection of the brain. It tells the story of Claire, a survivor of encephalitis, who was left with an inability to recognise faces, also called...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by Psychology Press

  5. Learning Disability

    Past, Present and Future

    By C. F. Goodey

    Series: Routledge Advances in the Medical Humanities

    The social position of learning disabled people has shifted rapidly over the last 20 years, from long-stay institutions, first into community homes and day centres, and now to a currently emerging goal of "ordinary lives" for individuals using person-centred support and personal budgets. These...

    To Be Published December 29th 2014 by Routledge

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Recently Published Books

  1. Towards a Contextual Psychology of Disablism
    By Brian Watermeyer
    Published March 27th 2014
  2. Routledge Handbook of Disability Studies
    Edited by Nick Watson, Alan Roulstone, Carol Thomas
    Published February 26th 2014
  3. Disability Rights and Wrongs Revisited, 2nd Edition
    By Tom Shakespeare
    Published October 3rd 2013
  4. Disability in Japan
    By Carolyn S. Stevens
    Published March 3rd 2013
  5. Practical Social Work Law

    Published December 4th 2011

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