The Politics of Disablement: A Sociological Approach

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Palgrave Macmillan, 1990 - Philosophy - 152 pages
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This work discusses whether the dominant perceptions of disability in industrial society, as an individual and as a medical problem, are universal. Using cross-cultural evidence, the author links the roots of individualization and medicalization to the rise of capitalism and considers alternative perceptions of disability and their implications for both political activity and social policy.

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I recommend this book! I had to return it and haven't been able to get back to it to finish, but hope to in future. I think it would be a great book for an Inclusive Excellence discussion. Read full review

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Critical Texts in Social Work and the Welfare State The Politics ...
be called the politics of disablement. Chapter 7 will. consider this from the position of traditional political. activities; that is, through the ...
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TITLE AND STATEMENT O, The politics of disablement / Michael Oliver. PUBLICATION AND DISTR, Basingstoke: Macmillan, 1990. PHYSICAL DESCRIPTIO, xiv, 152p ...
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Slee - Talking Back To Power. The Politics of Educational ...
Oliver, M. (1990) The Politics of Disablement, London, Macmillan. Oliver, M. (1996) Understanding Disability. From Policy to Practice. London, Macmillan. ...
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znet |Disability_ Rights | The Politics Of The Disability Rights ...
Michael Oliver, The Politics of Disablement (London: Macmillan, 1990), pp. 113-116. See also Tom Shakespeare, "Disabled People's Self- organisation: a new ...
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BBC/OU Open2.net - Family & Child Development - Disability and ...
Political activism during the 1970s and 1980s culminated in 1990 with Michael Oliver’s ‘The Politics of Disablement’ which defined ‘The Social Model of ...
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Understanding Disability Policy
Disabled People (1983) and The Politics of Disablement (1990), along with the one. under review, are all major contributions to the field. ...
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ADCET: Australian Disability Clearinghouse on Education and ...
Oliver, M. (1990) The Politics of Disablement, Basingstoke: Macmillan. Bickenbach, J. (1993). The Biomedical Model of Disablement. ...
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Pproyecto DISCATIF: The Politics of Disablement; Mike Oliver
Las políticas de la "discapacitación". The politics of Disablement Mike Oliver Critical Texts in Social Work and the Welfare State ...
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Restoring the Spirit: The Rehabilitation of Disabled Soldiers in ...
Michael Oliver, The Politics of Disablement, Macmillan Education, London, 1990,. pp. 63–4; Paul K. Longmore, ‘Uncovering the Hidden History of Disabled ...
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UK Disability Forum Women's Committee
OLIVER, M. (1990) The Politics of Disablement. Basingstoke: Macmillan. OLIVER, MICHAEL (1996) Understanding Disability: From theory to practice. ...
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About the author (1990)

Michael Oliver was the first, and only, Professor of Disability Studies in the UK, at University of Greenwich, until he retired. He is Chair of the Research Advisory Group of the British Council of Disabled People, and Executive Editor of "Disability and Society," Bob Sapey is Senior Lecturer in Applied Social Science at Lancaster University.

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