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The Art of Being Deaf: A Memoir
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written by Donna McDonald, fl. 2014 (District of Columbia: Gallaudet University Press, 2014, originally published 2014), 196 page(s)

Concerned about aspects of her romantic relationships, Donna McDonald consulted with a psychologist who asked, “Your hearing loss must have had a big impact on you?” At age 45, with a successful career in social work policy, McDonald took umbrage at the question. Then, she realized that she never had addressed...

written by Donna McDonald, fl. 2014 (District of Columbia: Gallaudet University Press, 2014, originally published 2014), 196 page(s)
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Voyagerie: À nous, l'Australie
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edited by Lyne Menard, fl. 2012; in le Baladeur, Volume 27, Numéro 1, le Baladeur, 105 (Montreal, QC: Kéroul, 2012), 11-12
Kéroul publie Le Baladeur quatre fois par année, un magazine sur le tourisme et la culture accessibles qui donne tout plein d’idées de vacances, de sorties et d'escapades accessibles au Québec et ailleurs !
edited by Lyne Menard, fl. 2012; in le Baladeur, Volume 27, Numéro 1, le Baladeur, 105 (Montreal, QC: Kéroul, 2012), 11-12
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Cambridge Disability Law and Policy Series, From Rhetoric to Action: Implementing the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
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written by Eilionoir Flynn, 1986-, in Cambridge Disability Law and Policy Series (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2011), 489 page(s)
This book contains a global comparative study of implementation and monitoring mechanisms for national disability strategies. It comprises a comparative study that was conducted at international, regional, and comparative country levels and that highlights critical success factors in implementing disability strate...
written by Eilionoir Flynn, 1986-, in Cambridge Disability Law and Policy Series (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2011), 489 page(s)
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5: CAN TECHNOLOGY OVERCOME THE DISABLING CITY?
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written by Brendan Gleeson, fl. 2005; in Mind and Body Spaces: Geographies of Illness, Impairment and Disability, Critical Geographies (London, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2005, originally published 1999), [97]-116
Just as geographies of race, gender, class and sexuality have drawn attention to how complex power relations in society are spatialized, so geographies of illness and impairment offer a deeper understanding of the world. In recent years geographers have increasingly engaged with both the theoretical debates surrou...
written by Brendan Gleeson, fl. 2005; in Mind and Body Spaces: Geographies of Illness, Impairment and Disability, Critical Geographies (London, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2005, originally published 1999), [97]-116
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PART FOUR: Reimagining Activism: A Politics of Disability and Mothering: 13: From Surrender to Activism: The Transformation of Disability and Mothering at Kew Cottages, Australia
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written by Corinne Manning, fl. 2011; in Disability and Mothering: Liminal Spaces of Embodied Knowledge, Critical Perspectives on Disability, 5 of 5 (Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 2011, originally published 2011), [196]-[214]
Editors Lewiecki-Wilson and Cellio have put together the first book to focus on the intersecting spaces, both cultural and personal, of disability and mothering. Derived from the Latin for threshold, the word "liminal" calls attention to the book’s focus on the transitional moments and spaces where the personal...
written by Corinne Manning, fl. 2011; in Disability and Mothering: Liminal Spaces of Embodied Knowledge, Critical Perspectives on Disability, 5 of 5 (Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 2011, originally published 2011), [196]-[214]
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Disability and the Life Course: Global Perspectives
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edited by Mark Priestley, fl. 2001 (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2001), 274 page(s)
This book explores the global experience of disability using a novel life course approach. It provides a unique combination of analysis, policy issues and autobiography, offering the reader a rare opportunity to make links among the theoretical, the political and the personal in a single volume. There are contribu...
edited by Mark Priestley, fl. 2001 (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 2001), 274 page(s)
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Disability Discrimination Act 1992
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written by Australia. Parliament (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. Office of Parliamentary Counsel, 2013, originally published 1992), 89 page(s)
The Disability Discrimination Act 1992 (DDA) was an act passed by the Parliament of Australia in 1992 to promote the rights of people with disabilities in certain areas such as housing, education and provision of goods and services.
written by Australia. Parliament (Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australia. Office of Parliamentary Counsel, 2013, originally published 1992), 89 page(s)
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Disability in Australia: Exposing a Social Apartheid
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written by Chris Newell, fl. 2003 and Gerard Goggin, 1964- (New South Wales: University of New South Wales Press, 2005), 248 page(s)
Dares to name and explore a hidden blight in society: the routine, daily and oppressive treatment of people with disabilities. Drawing on a wide range of case studies from health and welfare, sport, biotechnology, deinstitutionalisation, political life, and the treatment of refugees, this thoughtful, lively and pr...
written by Chris Newell, fl. 2003 and Gerard Goggin, 1964- (New South Wales: University of New South Wales Press, 2005), 248 page(s)
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An Integrated Approach To Victim Assistance In Cambodia And The Role Of Australia As A Supporting State
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written by Handicap International; photographed by Gaëtan de Beaupuis, fl. 2018 (Lyon, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes: Handicap International, 2018, originally published 2018), 32 page(s)
written by Handicap International; photographed by Gaëtan de Beaupuis, fl. 2018 (Lyon, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes: Handicap International, 2018, originally published 2018), 32 page(s)
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ONE: Paradoxical lives: intellectual disability policy and practice in twentieth-century Australia
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written by Lee-Ann Monk, fl. 2019; edited by Simon Jarrett, fl. 2012 and Jan Walmsley, fl. 1985; in Intellectual Disability In The Twentieth Century (Bristol, England: University of Bristol. Policy Press, 2019), 29-42
With contributions from distinguished authors in 14 countries across 5 continents, this book provides a unique transnational perspective on intellectual disability in the twentieth century. Each chapter outlines different policies and practices, and details real-life accounts from those living with intellectual di...
written by Lee-Ann Monk, fl. 2019; edited by Simon Jarrett, fl. 2012 and Jan Walmsley, fl. 1985; in Intellectual Disability In The Twentieth Century (Bristol, England: University of Bristol. Policy Press, 2019), 29-42
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