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The Disability Studies Reader

The Disability Studies Reader

Lennard J. Davis

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|This title releases February 28, 2023

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Beginning With Disability: A Primer

Beginning With Disability: A Primer

Lennard J. Davis

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|September 28, 2017

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While there are many introductions to disability and disability studies, most presume an advanced academic knowledge of a range of subjects.  Beginning with Disability is the first introductory primer for disaibility studies aimed at first year students in…
The Disability Studies Reader

The Disability Studies Reader

Lennard J. Davis

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|October 14, 2016

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The fifth edition of The Disability Studies Reader addresses the post-identity theoretical landscape by emphasizing questions of interdependency and independence, the human-animal relationship, and issues around the construction or materiality of gender, the…
My Sense of Silence: Memoirs of a Childhood with Deafness
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Lennard J. Davis grew up as the hearing child of deaf parents. In this candid, affecting, and often funny memoir, he recalls the joys and confusions of this special world, especially his complex and sometimes difficult relationships with his working-class Jewish…
Enabling Acts: The Hidden Story Of How The Americans With Disabilities Act Gave The Largest Us…
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The first significant book on the history and impact of the ADA—the “eyes on the prize” moment for disability rights   The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is the widest-ranging and most comprehensive piece of civil rights legislation…
The Disability Studies Reader

The Disability Studies Reader

Lennard J. Davis

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|March 2, 2010

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The Disability Studies Reader is the most comprehensive introduction to in disability studies. Now in its third edition, it contains a wide range of seminal, cutting-edge and classic articles in the field. The collection covers cultural studies, identity…
Bending Over Backwards: Essays on Disability and the Body
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With the advent of the human genome, cloning, stem-cell research and many other developments in the way we think of the body, disability studies provides an entirely new way of thinking about the body in its relation to politics, the environment, the legal…
Shall I Say A Kiss?: The Courtship Letters Of A Deaf Couple, 1936-1938
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Upon the death of his father Morris at age 82, Lennard Davis found among his effects a trove of letters, kept in careful chronological order, that dated from 1936. The letters ended in 1938, when Eva Weintrobe came to America to marry Morris, and they provide the…
Factual Fictions: The Origins Of The English Novel
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"Nowadays, most readers take the intersection between fiction and fact for granted. We've developed a faculty for pretending that even the most bizarre literary inventions are, for the nonce, real. . . . The value of Davis's book is that it explores the h
Enforcing Normalcy: Disability, Deafness, And The Body
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In this highly original study of the cultural assumptions governing our conception of people with disabilities, Lennard J. Davis argues forcefully against “ableist” discourse and for a complete recasting of the category of disability itself. Enforcing…
Resisting Novels Ideology And Fiction
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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will…
Resisting Novels Ideology And Fiction - Scholar's Choice Edition
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