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              Books by Emma Clavering

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              Disabled Childhoods: Monitoring Differences and Emerging Identities
               

              Disabled Childhoods: Monitoring Differences and Emerging Identities (Hardback)

              By McLaughlin, Janice; Clavering, Emma; Coleman-Fountain, Edmund

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              A crucial contemporary dynamic around children and young people in the Global North is the multiple ways that have emerged to monitor their development, behaviour and character. In particular disabled children or children with unusual developmental patterns can find themselves su...rrounded by multiple practices through which they are examined. This rich book draws on a wide range of qualitative research to look at how disabled children have been cared for, treated and categorised. Narrative and longitudinal interviews with children and their families, along with stories and images they have produced and notes from observations of different spaces in their lives - medical consultation rooms, cafes and leisure centres, homes, classrooms and playgrounds amongst others - all make a contribution. Bringing this wealth of empirical data together with conceptual ideas from disability studies, sociology of the body, childhood studies, symbolic interactionism and feminist critical theory, the authors explore the multiple ways in which monitoring occurs within childhood disability and its social effects. Their discussion includes examining the dynamics of differentiation via medicine, social interaction, and embodiment and the multiple actors - including children and young people themselves - involved. The book also investigates the practices that differentiate children into different categories and what this means for notions of normality, integration, belonging and citizenship. Scrutinising the multiple forms of monitoring around disabled children and the consequences they generate for how we think about childhood and what is 'normal', this volume sits at the intersection of disability studies and childhood studies.
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              ISBN 9780415749749
              Released NZ 15 Feb 2016
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Advances in Disability Studies
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              Disabled Childhoods: Monitoring Differences and Emerging Identities

              Disabled Childhoods: Monitoring Differences and Emerging Identities (Paperback)

              By McLaughlin, Janice; Clavering, Emma; Coleman-Fountain, Edmund

              • RRP: $93.99
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              A crucial contemporary dynamic around children and young people in the Global North is the multiple ways that have emerged to monitor their development, behaviour and character. In particular disabled children or children with unusual developmental patterns can find themselves su...rrounded by multiple practices through which they are examined. This rich book draws on a wide range of qualitative research to look at how disabled children have been cared for, treated and categorised. Narrative and longitudinal interviews with children and their families, along with stories and images they have produced and notes from observations of different spaces in their lives - medical consultation rooms, cafes and leisure centres, homes, classrooms and playgrounds amongst others - all make a contribution. Bringing this wealth of empirical data together with conceptual ideas from disability studies, sociology of the body, childhood studies, symbolic interactionism and feminist critical theory, the authors explore the multiple ways in which monitoring occurs within childhood disability and its social effects. Their discussion includes examining the dynamics of differentiation via medicine, social interaction, and embodiment and the multiple actors - including children and young people themselves - involved. The book also investigates the practices that differentiate children into different categories and what this means for notions of normality, integration, belonging and citizenship. Scrutinising the multiple forms of monitoring around disabled children and the consequences they generate for how we think about childhood and what is `normal', this volume sits at the intersection of disability studies and childhood studies.
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              ISBN 9781138494503
              Released NZ 22 Jan 2018
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Advances in Disability Studies
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              Families Raising Disabled Children: Enabling Care and Social Justice
                

              Families Raising Disabled Children: Enabling Care and Social Justice (Hardback)

              By McLaughlin, Janice; Goodley, Dan; Clavering, Emma; Fisher, Pamela

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              Explores the enabling identities and caring practices of parents of disabled children through their engagement with professionals, communities and institutions. Drawing upon qualitative material from parents and professionals, this book brings together feminist and critical disab...ility studies theories.
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              ISBN 9780230551459
              Released NZ 10 Oct 2008
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
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