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              Books in the Routledge Advances in Disability Studies series

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              Disability, Hate Crime and Violence
               

              Disability, Hate Crime and Violence (Hardback)

              Edited by Roulstone, Alan; Mason-Bish, Hannah

              • RRP: $294.00
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              This book provides a comprehensive and interdisciplinary examination of disability, hate crime and violence, exploring its emergence on the policy agenda. Engaging with the latest debates in criminology, disability and violence studies, it goes beyond conventional notions of hate... crime to look at violences in their myriad forms as they are seen to impact upon disabled peoplea (TM)s lives. Despite a raft of relevant policy and legislation, few have attempted to draw together research on the disabled as victims of hate crime and violence. This innovative volume conceptualises issues of disability, hate crime and violence and connects empirical research with theoretical insights. Making links between criminal justice policy, social care and welfare, it highlights areas of best practice and makes suggestions for policy and legislative reform. Disability, Hate Crime and Violence is written in accessible language, with minimal jargon and an international focus. Each chapter is grounded in research and practice, with relevant policy and legislation clearly signposted throughout. Disability, Hate Crime and Violence provides a much needed theoretical and practical investigation of the key issues around disabled hate crime and violence and is an important work for students and academics researching and studying in disability studies, criminology, social policy and sociology, as well as those with an interest in domestic violence studies and broader historical and philosophical constructions of disability, violence and social harms.
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              ISBN 9780415674317
              Released NZ 12 Jun 2012
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Advances in Disability Studies
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              Institutional Violence and Disability: Punishing Conditions

              Institutional Violence and Disability: Punishing Conditions (Hardback)

              By Rossiter, Kate; Rinaldi, Jen

              • RRP: $282.00
              • $282.00
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              This was several times with that damn cribbage board. I hate cribbage boards to this very day. They never beat us on the arms or legs or stuff, it was always on the bottom of the feet, I couldn't figure it out. Brian L., Huronia Regional Centre Survivor Over the past two decades,... the public has bornea witness to ongoing revelationsa ofa shocking, intense, and even sadistic forms of violence in spaces meant to provide care. This has been particularly true in institutions designed to care for people with disabilities. In this work, the authors not only describe institutional violence, but work to make sense of how and why institutional violence within care settings is both so pervasive and so profound. Drawing on a wide range of primary data, including oral histories of institutional survivors and staff, ethnographic observation, legal proceedings and archival data, this book asks: What does institutional violence look like in practice and how might it be usefully categorized? How have extreme forms violence and neglect come to be the cultural norm across institutions? What organizational strategies in institutions foster the abdication of personal morality and therefore violence? How is institutional care the crucial first step in creating a culture that accepts violence as the norm? This highly interdisciplinary work develops scholarly analysis of the history and importance of institutional violence and, as such, is of particular interest to scholars whose work engages with issues of disability, health care law and policy, violence, incarceration, organizational behaviour, and critical theory.
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              ISBN 9781138495982
              Released NZ 16 Aug 2018
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Advances in Disability Studies
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              A Sensory Sociology of Autism: Habitual Favourites
               

              A Sensory Sociology of Autism: Habitual Favourites (Hardback)

              By Rourke, Robert

              • RRP: $282.00
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              This innovative book places the sensory experiences of autistic individuals within a sociological framework. It instigates new discussions around sensory experience, autism and how disability and ability can be reconceived. Autism is commonly understood to involve social and comm...unication difficulties. Less commented upon is the sensory challenges faced by those with autism. Sociology is no different, focusing on communication and neglecting the sensory dimensions of experience. Sensory experiences and relations are central to how we understand and navigate through the natural and social worlds and mediate our interactions with other people, objects and spaces. In this book, the author explores how these processes are affected by the favourite activities of autistic people. With real life case studies and cutting-edge research, this book will be useful to students, autistic people, advocates and carers, disability studies researchers and sociologies of disability and the senses.
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              ISBN 9781138491991
              Released NZ 10 Apr 2019
              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; Coleman-Fountain, Edmund; Clavering, Emma

              • RRP: $93.99
              • $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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              Changing Social Attitudes Toward Disability: Perspectives from historical, cultural, and educational studies
               

              Changing Social Attitudes Toward Disability: Perspectives from historical, cultural, and educational studies (Hardback)

              Edited by Bolt, David

              • RRP: $294.00
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              Whilst legislation may have progressed internationally and nationally for disabled people, barriers continue to exist, of which one of the most pervasive and ingrained is attitudinal. Social attitudes are often rooted in a lack of knowledge and are perpetuated through erroneous s...tereotypes, and ultimately these legal and policy changes are ineffectual without a corresponding attitudinal change. This unique book provides a much needed, multifaceted exploration of changing social attitudes toward disability. Adopting a tripartite approach to examining disability, the book looks at historical, cultural, and education studies, broadly conceived, in order to provide a multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary approach to the documentation and endorsement of changing social attitudes toward disability. Written by a selection of established and emerging scholars in the field, the book aims to break down some of the unhelpful boundaries between disciplines so that disability is recognised as an issue for all of us across all aspects of society, and to encourage readers to recognise disability in all its forms and within all its contexts. This truly multidimensional approach to changing social attitudes will be important reading for students and researchers of disability from education, cultural and disability studies, and all those interested in the questions and issues surrounding attitudes towards disability.
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              ISBN 9780415732499
              Released NZ 8 Jul 2014
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Advances in Disability Studies
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              Disability, Hate Crime and Violence
               

              Disability, Hate Crime and Violence (Paperback)

              Edited by Roulstone, Alan; Mason-Bish, Hannah

              • RRP: $111.00
              • $111.00
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              This book provides a comprehensive and interdisciplinary examination of disability, hate crime and violence, exploring its emergence on the policy agenda. Engaging with the latest debates in criminology, disability and violence studies, it goes beyond conventional notions of hate... crime to look at violences in their myriad forms as they are seen to impact upon disabled people's lives. Despite a raft of relevant policy and legislation, few have attempted to draw together research on the disabled as victims of hate crime and violence. This innovative volume conceptualizes issues of disability, hate crime and violence and connects empirical research with theoretical insights. Making links between criminal justice policy, social care and welfare, it highlights areas of best practice and makes suggestions for policy and legislative reform. Disability, Hate Crime and Violence is written in accessible language, with minimal jargon and an international focus. Each chapter is grounded in research and practice, with relevant policy and legislation clearly signposted throughout. Disability, Hate Crime and Violence provides a much needed theoretical and practical investigation of the key issues around disabled hate crime and violence. It is an important work for students and academics researching and studying in disability studies, criminology, social policy and sociology, as well as those with an interest in domestic violence studies and broader historical and philosophical constructions of disability, violence and social harms.
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              ISBN 9781138823334
              Released NZ 12 Sep 2014
              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 (Hardback)

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

              • RRP: $294.00
              • $294.00
              • To Order

              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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              The New Political Economy of Disability: Transnational Networks and Individualised Funding in the Age of Neoliberalism
               

              The New Political Economy of Disability: Transnational Networks and Individualised Funding in the Age of Neoliberalism (Hardback)

              By van Toorn, Georgia

              • RRP: $282.00
              • $282.00
              • Pub Date
                23 Feb 21

              This book addresses the ways in which individualised, market-based models of disability support provision have been mobilised in and across different countries through cross-national investigation of individualised funding (IF) as an object of neoliberal policy mobility. Combinin...g rich theoretical and interdisciplinary perspectives with extensive empirical research, the book provides a timely examination of the policy processes and mechanisms driving the spread of IF amongst countries at the forefront of disability policy reform. It is argued that IF's mobility is not attributable to neoliberalism alone, but to the complex intersections between neoliberal and emancipatory agendas, and to the transnational networks that have blended the two agendas in new ways in different institutional contexts. The book shows how disability rights struggles have synchronised with neoliberal agendas, which explains IF's propensity to move and mutate between different jurisdictions. Featuring first-hand accounts of the activists and advocates engaged in these struggles, the book illuminates the consequences and risks of the dangerous liaisons and political trade-offs that seemed necessary to get individualised funding on the policy agenda for disabled people. It will be of interest to all scholars and students working in disability studies, social policy, sociology and political science more generally.
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              ISBN 9780367483050
              Released NZ 23 Feb 2021
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Series Routledge Advances in Disability Studies
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              Branding and Designing Disability: Reconceptualising Disability Studies

              Branding and Designing Disability: Reconceptualising Disability Studies (Paperback)

              By DePoy, Elizabeth; Gilson, Stephen

              • RRP: $93.99
              • $93.99
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              Over the past fifty years, design and branding have become omnipotent in the market and have made their way to other domains as well. Given their potential to divide humans into categories and label their worth and value, design and branding can wield immense but currently unharn...essed powers of social change. Groups designed as devalued can be undesigned, redesigned and rebranded to seamlessly and equivalently participate in community, work and civic life. This innovative book argues that disability as a concept and category is created, reified, and segregated through current design and branding that begs for creative change. Transcending models of disability that locate it either as an embodied medical condition or as a socially constructed entity, this book challenges the very existence and usefulness of the category itself. Proposing and illustrating creative and responsible design, DePoy and Gilson include thinking and action strategies that are useful and potent for undesigning , redesigning, and rebranding to meet the full range of human needs and to enhance full participation in local through global communities. Divided into two parts, the first section presents a critical examination of disability as a designed and branded phenomenon, exploring what exactly is being designed and branded and how. The second part investigates the redesign of disability and provides principles for redesign and rebranding illustrated with examples from high-tech to place-based sustainable strategies. The book provides a unique and contemporary framework for thinking about disability as well as providing relevant design and branding guidance to designers and engineers interested in embodiment issues.
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              ISBN 9781138601161
              Released NZ 12 May 2018
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Advances in Disability Studies
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              A Historical Sociology of Disability: Human Validity and Invalidity from Antiquity to Early Modernity
               

              A Historical Sociology of Disability: Human Validity and Invalidity from Antiquity to Early Modernity (Hardback)

              By Hughes, Bill

              • RRP: $282.00
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              Covering the period from Antiquity to Early Modernity, A Historical Sociology of Disability argues that disabled people have been treated in western society as good to mistreat and - with the rise of Christianity - good to be good to. It examines the place and role of disabled pe...ople in the moral economy of the successive cultures that have constituted `Western civilisation'. This book is the story of disability as it is imagined and re-imagined through the cultural lens of ableism. It is a story of invalidation; of the material habituations of culture and moral sentiment that paint pictures of disability as `what not to be'. The author examines the forces of moral regulation that fall violently in behind the dehumanising, ontological fait a complis, of disability invalidation, and explores the ways in which the normate community conceived of, narrates and acts in relation to disability. A Historical Sociology of Disability will be of interest to all scholars, students and activists working in the field of disability studies, as well as sociology, education, philosophy, theology and history. It will appeal to anyone who is interested in the past, present and future of the `last civil rights movement'.
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              ISBN 9780367174187
              Released NZ 4 Nov 2019
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Advances in Disability Studies
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