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Author DePoy, Elizabeth.
Title Studying disability : multiple theories and responses / Elizabeth DePoy, Stephen French Gilson.
Published Los Angeles : SAGE, c2011.
Book Cover

 Floor3  HV1568.2 .D467 2011    IN LIBRARY
Description ix, 250 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-234) and index.
Contents Foundations -- Looking back : ancient Greece through the 19th century -- Disability in the 20th and 21st centuries : medical condition, construction, or commodity -- The descriptive element of explanatory legitimacy -- Explanations introduced -- Longitudinal explanations -- Environmental explanations -- Categorical explanations -- Systems explanations -- Contemporary and emerging explanations -- Legitimacy : what is it? -- Who is a legitimate category member? -- Legitimate humanities responses -- Legitimate social science responses -- Legitimate professional responses -- Integrative academic-professional stance through disjuncture theory -- A model of community legitimacy : creating human-environment juncture.
Subject Disability studies.
Related Names Gilson, Stephen French.
ISBN 141297576X (pbk.)
9781412975766 (pbk.)
OCLC number 495780668