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Title Semiotics and dis/ability : interrogating categories of difference / edited by Linda J. Rogers and Beth Blue Swadener.

Publication Info. Albany : State University of New York Press, [2001]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  305.908 S471S    Check Shelf
Description viii, 287 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Cultural studies
Cultural studies (New York, N.Y.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Engaging anthropology in disability studies / Devva Kasnitz and Russell P. Shuttleworth -- Searching for the cure: virtual disability and collective action in an electronic support group / Gerald Gold -- View from the ivory tower: academics constructing disability / Robin M. Smith -- Symbolic contexts, embodied sensitivities, and the lived experience of sexually relevant interpersonal encounters for a man with severe cerebral palsy / Russell P. Shuttleworth
Shareholder commentary / John C. Rossiter -- Semiotics of accessibility and the culture of disability / N. Kagendo Mutua -- A mother's construction of the semiotic self / Nancy Stockall -- Advocating for full inclusion: mother's narratives / Asha Saini -- Shareholder commentary / Mara Sapon-Shevin -- Personal assistance services and youth in transition / Marissa Nicole Shaw -- Both emic and etic: a view of the world through the lens of the ugly duckling / Robertta
Thoryk, Patricia Roberts, and Angela M. Battistone -- The Miller method: an early intervention program to help young children with autism make meaning in their lives / Christine E. Cook -- The meaning of disability for grandparents of young children with special needs / Elizabeth Lane Brennan and Philip L. Safford -- Shareholder commentary / Tim P. Karash -- Epilogue: after and into the narrative frame / Linda J. Rogers, Beth Blue Swadener, and Tembinkosi Nyangiwe -- End
notes: semiotically digesting dis/ability / Floyd Merrell and Myrdene Anderson.
Subject Disability studies.
Sociology of disability.
People with disabilities.
Added Author Rogers, Linda J., 1942-
Swadener, Beth Blue.
Added Title Semiotics and disability
ISBN 079144905X
0791449068 paperback
9780791449066 paperback
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