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The disability experience : working toward belonging

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    Publisher:
    Orca Book Publishers, 2021
    Note: This book was purchased with support from the Government of Canada's Social Development Partnerships Program - Disability Component.

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  • Contributor: Wuthrich, Belle
    Date:
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    2021
    Summary:

    This nonfiction book for teens provides a history of disability, describes types of disabilities and examines the challenges faced by people living with disabilities.

    Contents:
    • Intro
    • Introduction
    • 1 Let's Talk Disabilities
    • 2 A Brief History of Disability
    • 3 The Culture of Disability
    • 4 The Culture of Independence
    • 5 Engineering a Brighter Future with Technology
    • 6 Advocacy and the Politics of Disability
    • A Final Word from the Author
    • Acknowledgments
    • Glossary
    • Resources
    • Photo Credits
    • Index
    Original Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia, Orca Book Publishers
    Language(s): English
    ISBN: 9781459819306, 1459819292, 1459819306, 9781459819290