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The Resource Why I burned my book and other essays on disability, Paul K. Longmore

Why I burned my book and other essays on disability, Paul K. Longmore

Label
Why I burned my book and other essays on disability
Title
Why I burned my book and other essays on disability
Statement of responsibility
Paul K. Longmore
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
  • DLC
  • DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Longmore, Paul K
Dewey number
305.9/0816/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
HV1568
LC item number
.L66 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
American subjects
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • People with disabilities
  • People with disabilities
  • Sociology of disability
  • People with disabilities in motion pictures
  • Handicapés
  • Handicapés
  • Handicap
  • Handicapés au cinéma
Label
Why I burned my book and other essays on disability, Paul K. Longmore
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. Disability watch -- 2. The life of Randolph Bourne and the need for a history of disabled people -- 3. Uncovering the hidden history of disabled people -- 4. The league of the physically handicapped and the great depression : a case study in the new disability history -- 5. The disability rights moment : activism in the 1970s and beyond -- 6. Film reviews -- 7. Screening stereotypes : images of disabled people in television and motion pictures -- 8. Elizabeth Bouvia, assisted suicide, and social prejudice -- 9. The resistance : the disability rights movement and assisted suicide -- 10. Medical decision making and people with disabilities : a clash of cultures -- 11. The second phase : from disability rights to disability culture -- 12. Princeton and Peter Singer -- 13. Why I burned my book
  • Transition systems for youth -- Potential for independence -- Legislative initiatives for independent living -- Trends in program design -- Profiles of emancipated youth: 10-year outcomes -- Education, employment, and income -- Preparing adolescent wards for independence in foster family settings -- Placement restrictiveness and educational achievement among emancipated foster youth -- Preparing foster wards with disabilities for self-sufficiency -- Effectiveness of transitional apartments -- Effectiveness of mentors for adolescents in placement -- Wraparound services, subsidies, and mentors as social capital -- Transitional services for emancipated foster youth -- Independent-living housing issues -- Community college opportunities for older foster youth: the California profile -- Personal responsibility: A goal for adolescents in foster care -- Wraparound services : facilitating the transition from foster care to young adulthood -- Assessment: An interpretive summary
Control code
50693024
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 278 pages
Isbn
9781592130238
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002035272
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)50693024
Label
Why I burned my book and other essays on disability, Paul K. Longmore
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. Disability watch -- 2. The life of Randolph Bourne and the need for a history of disabled people -- 3. Uncovering the hidden history of disabled people -- 4. The league of the physically handicapped and the great depression : a case study in the new disability history -- 5. The disability rights moment : activism in the 1970s and beyond -- 6. Film reviews -- 7. Screening stereotypes : images of disabled people in television and motion pictures -- 8. Elizabeth Bouvia, assisted suicide, and social prejudice -- 9. The resistance : the disability rights movement and assisted suicide -- 10. Medical decision making and people with disabilities : a clash of cultures -- 11. The second phase : from disability rights to disability culture -- 12. Princeton and Peter Singer -- 13. Why I burned my book
  • Transition systems for youth -- Potential for independence -- Legislative initiatives for independent living -- Trends in program design -- Profiles of emancipated youth: 10-year outcomes -- Education, employment, and income -- Preparing adolescent wards for independence in foster family settings -- Placement restrictiveness and educational achievement among emancipated foster youth -- Preparing foster wards with disabilities for self-sufficiency -- Effectiveness of transitional apartments -- Effectiveness of mentors for adolescents in placement -- Wraparound services, subsidies, and mentors as social capital -- Transitional services for emancipated foster youth -- Independent-living housing issues -- Community college opportunities for older foster youth: the California profile -- Personal responsibility: A goal for adolescents in foster care -- Wraparound services : facilitating the transition from foster care to young adulthood -- Assessment: An interpretive summary
Control code
50693024
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 278 pages
Isbn
9781592130238
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002035272
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)50693024

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