Parenting Inclusive Education: Discovering Difference, Experiencing Difficulty

Hardcover | August 15, 2007

byChrissie Rogers

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Parenting Inclusive Education is about the lives of twenty-four parents who have, or are in the process of, negotiating the emotional and practical journey in mothering and fathering their learning "disabled" child. The author, writing from the perspective of a women researcher, sociologist and a mother of a learning disabled daughter, questions the very nature of the weak inclusive education discourse and unpacks parents' narratives in relation to denial, disappointment and social exclusion.

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Parenting Inclusive Education is about the lives of twenty-four parents who have, or are in the process of, negotiating the emotional and practical journey in mothering and fathering their learning "disabled" child. The author, writing from the perspective of a women researcher, sociologist and a mother of a learning disabled daughter,...

CHRISSIE ROGERS is a Sociologist and Lecturer in Education Studies at Keele University, UK. She completed her doctorate at the University of Essex in 2004, after which she spent a year as an ESRC postdoctoral fellow in the Centre for Family Research, Cambridge University.
Format:HardcoverDimensions:242 pages, 8.51 × 5.74 × 0.66 inPublished:August 15, 2007Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230018807

ISBN - 13:9780230018808

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Table of Contents

List of Tables * Acknowledgements * List of Abbreviations * Introduction * Mothering and 'Disability': The Social, Cultural and Political Spheres * Mothering: Identification and Diagnosis of Impairment * Statementing and Partnership: Working Together? * Experiencing a 'Special' Education * Living with Impairment * Discovering Difference, Experiencing Difficulty * Bibliography * Index