ISBN-10:
0745625134
ISBN-13:
9780745625133
Pub. Date:
04/15/2003
Publisher:
Wiley
Disability: A Life Course Approach / Edition 1

Disability: A Life Course Approach / Edition 1

by Mark Priestley

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ISBN-13: 9780745625133
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 04/15/2003
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 6.02(w) x 9.05(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Mark Priestley, Senior ESRC Research Fellow at Leeds University

Table of Contents

Introduction.

Chapter 1: Generating disability.

Chapter 2: Birth rights.

Chapter 3: Disability and childhood.

Chapter 4: Transition? What transition?.

Chapter 5: The myths and realities of adulthood.

Chapter 6: Becoming older.

Chapter 7: A matter of life and death.

Conclusion

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"Every now and again a book comes along that is both timely and useful. Priestley's Disability: A Life Course Approach is such a book...well researched and contains useful and interesting source materials for students...the book is important and should have wide appeal to students and academics in disability studies and related fields."

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