A complete, vetted list can be found on the web site for Syracuse’s Center on Human Policy, Law and Disability Studies. Her essay offers a comprehensive overview of books and articles pertaining to disability history, and, more specifically, deaf history. Join our email newsletter mailing list to stay up to date with campaigns, news and guidance. For example, slaves were said to become “crazy” if they were granted freedom. Woodhams, C. and Corby, S. (2007) Then and Now: Disability Legislation and Employers’ Practices in the UK. Disability studies is a relatively new interdisciplinary academic field focusing on the roles of people with disabilities in history, literature, social policy, law, architecture, and other disciplines. Lewis, A (2020) Supranational human rights bodies and protecting the rights of people with disabilities in the COVID-19 pandemic, European Human Rights Law Review, 4, pp. A fourth pictogram of a brain symbolizes cognitive impairment accommodations. London: C.Hurst & Co Ltd. Barnes, C, Mercer, G. (2004) Implementing the Social Model of Disability: theory and research, Leeds: The Disability Press. A must book for anyone in any kind of disability or diverse studies teaching situation. As spirits, ancestors, ghosts, and ghouls parade into our earthly realm, we offer a reading list that will invite you to consider death and dying from a wide variety of vantage points. Office for Disability Issues (2008) Experiences and Expectations of Disabled People. Aiming to place disability studies in conversation with other antioppressive educational frameworks, this article "crips" human rights education (HRE), a field that, by definition, teaches people about equality, dignity, and respect. (2019) Life Without Limits: Disability Rights Activist and Advocate, Cirencester: Mereo Books. Personal narratives, including memoir and autobiography, are one of the most powerful forms of... Fiction. “Feminist Disability Studies.” Signs (2005). Patrick, R. (2011). JSTOR is a digital library for scholars, researchers, and students. She focuses on higher education as a site that stigmatizes mental disability in its focus on rationality, cohesion, and cognitive agility. Degener, T. (2017) 10 years of Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, Netherlands Quarterly of Human Rights, 35(3), pp. Equality and Human Rights Commission (2020) Inclusive justice: a system designed for all, Manchester: Equality and Human Rights Commission. “Disability Worlds.” Annual Review of Anthropology (2013). 444-468. Linton, Simi. Instead, she argues, healthcare practitioners should focus on forms of care that give disabled people independence. 737-754, Hypatia, Vol. In the public … Equality and Human Rights Commission (2018b) Housing and disabled people: A toolkit for local authorities in England, Manchester: Equality and Human Rights Commission. Cambridge: Polity. The study is rooted in the forms of multiple theoretical perspectives of literacy, including cognitive science, sociohistorical, and developmental (emergent literacy). Disability and Society, 35(8), pp. 3, Feminist Disability Studies (Autumn, 2002), pp. Williamson, Bess. “Editors’ Introduction: Race, Ethnicity, Disability, and Literature: Intersections and Interventions.” MELUS (2006). 6, Special Report: IMPROVING End of Life Care: WHY HAS IT BEEN SO DIFFICULT? Lewthwaite, S. (2020) Accessible at last? It is a book sorely needed and inspiring and will be a rare resource for every disability studies classroom and on the reading list of disability organizations and activists. A survey course may be the only college-level history course a student takes. December 2020 Notice: We are in the process of updating the resource link text to be more accessible, but due to the high number of resource … Her essay explores a range of pressing social issues, including selective abortion, caretaking, and reproductive rights. While people in the disability community often distinguish themselves from people who are ill, not all disabled people, she observes, are healthy. Price, Margaret. Morris, J. 14, No. “Recognizing Death while Affirming Life: Can End of Life Reform Uphold a Disabled Person’s Interest in Continued Life?”, “Slaves, Immigrants, and Suffragists: The Uses of Disability in Citizenship Debates.”, “What Her Body Taught (Or, Teaching about and with a Disability): A Conversation.”, “Crips Strike Back: The Rise of Disability Studies.”, “The Corpus of the Madwoman: Toward a Feminist Disability Studies Theory of Embodiment and Mental Illness.”, “Editors’ Introduction: Race, Ethnicity, Disability, and Literature: Intersections and Interventions.”, “Blind Rage: An Open Letter to Helen Keller.”, “Disability History: Why We Need Another ‘Other.’”, “On the Borderland of Medical and Disability History: A Survey of Both Fields.”, “Crip Eye for the Normate Guy: Queer Theory and the Discipling of Disability Studies.”, “Disability in Theory: From Social Constructionism to the New Realism of the Body.”, “Unhealthy Disabled: Treating Chronic Illness as Disabilities.”, Claiming Disability: Knowledge and Identity. Quarmby, K. (2013) Scapegoat: Why Are We Failing Disabled People, London: Portobello Books. London: Routledge. Thank you for your patience! In turn, while disability history is typically understood as different from medical history, especially in the U.S., Linker argues for a greater need for cross-disciplinary collaboration. Clements, L., Read, J. Disability and Society 26 (3): 351-364. Disabled People and Housing: Choices, Opportunities and Barriers. (2014) Crime and disabled people: Baseline statistical analysis of measures from the formal legal inquiry into disability-related harassment, Manchester: Equality and Human Rights Commission. University of Michigan (2011). While each holiday is nuanced and unique, October welcomes traditions around the globe that center on mortality. 520-550. © ITHAKA. Disability studies is an academic discipline that examines the meaning, nature, and consequences of disability.Initially, the field focused on the division between "impairment" and "disability", where impairment was an impairment of an individual's mind or body, while disability was considered a social construct. Barnes, C. (1994) Disabled People in Britain and Discrimination: A Case for Anti-discrimination Legislation. Blanck, P. (2020) Routledge Handbook of Disability Law and Human Rights, London: Routledge. Brueggemann, Brenda Jo, Rosemarie Garland-Thomson, Georgina Kleege. The following is a selection of relevant books and journal articles on disability issues. And other burning questions. Bioethics scholar Adrienne Asch is one of the first scholars to bring a disability studies approach to bioethics. The list is meant to serve as a starting point for those interested in these topics. Office for Disability Issues (2011) UK Initial Report on the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, London: ODI. De Beco, G. (2020) Intersectionality and disability in international human rights law, International Journal of Human Rights, 24(5), pp.593-614. Riddell, S, Tinklin, T and Wilson, A (2005) Disabled Students in Higher Education: Perspectives from Widening Access and Changing Policy, London: Routledge Falmer. 83, No. This reading list explores the law’s historical role in the constitution of space, place, the body, and various other modalities of belonging in the U.S. ... and to trace changing legal notions of property, territory, nationhood, and citizenship. 763-793, Oxford University Press on behalf of the American Historical Association, Claiming Disability: Knowledge and Identity, pp. Fraser Butlin, S (2011) The UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities: does the Equality Act 2010 measure up to UK internal commitments? It will―and should be―mandatory is every disability studies … Equality and Human Rights Commission (2017) Being disabled in Britain: A journey less equal, Manchester: Equality and Human Rights Commission. Swain, J., French, S., Barnes, C. (eds) (2014). 16-18, 25, MELUS, Vol. Broderick, A. Reading Disability . Berghs, M. (2019) Do disabled people need a stronger social model: a social model of human rights? For Further Reading. Manchester: Equality and Human Rights Commission. Contours of Ableism (2009) by Fiona Kumari Campbell 2. Bristol: Policy Press. 558-587. While D.S. Cripping Human Rights Education with Disability Studies: An Undergraduate Reading List July 2019 Educational Studies A Jrnl of the American Educ Studies Assoc 55(4):1-16 This is another comprehensive book – it’s really a comprehensive overview for disability studies, “the collection covers cultural studies, identity politics, literary criticism, sociology, philosophy, anthropology, the visual arts, gender and race studies, as well as memoir, … Haines, S., Ruebain, D. (2011) Education, Disability and Social Policy, Bristol: Policy Press. But as the Haitian example portended, eventually society, itself, would have to become maroon territory. Kudlick, Catherine. (2008). Lawson, A., Gooding, C. (2005) Disability Rights in Europe: From Theory to Practice. Sherry, M. et al. 35, No. Why I Burned My Book and Other Essays on Disability. Early scholarship distinguishes the medical model of disability, which locates physical and mental impairments in individual bodies, from the social … Fletcher, A. O'Brien, N. (2008) Disability Rights Commission: From Civil Rights to Social Rights, Journal of Law and Society 35(4), pp. Edila, G. (2020) The Disability Discrimination Act - 25 years on, Law Society Gazette, 117(40), p.12. Disabling Barriers, Enabling Environments, 3rd Edition. Symbols for wheelchair accessibility, sign language interpretation, and low vision access. : What do new European digital accessibility laws mean for disabled people in the UK? 3, Race, Ethnicity, Disability, and Literature (Fall, 2006), pp. London: ODI. The following is a selection of relevant books and journal articles on disability issues. In this more personal essay, Kleege interrogates Helen Keller’s status as a disability icon. Disability studies emerged out of the disability civil rights movement in the late twentieth century. Version: … Disability and Society 22(7) pp.791-794. In placing feminist studies and disability studies in conversation, Garland-Thomson argues that both fields work to de-naturalize assumptions about embodiment and social roles. Baynton explores how attending to disability in its own right (rather than as a symptom of misogyny or racism) enables an intersectional analysis. The Ministry sought comments on the draft University of Disabilities Studies and Rehabilitation Sciences Bill, 2021 till January 3. Lockwood, G, Henderson,C, Thornicroft, G (2014) Mental Health Disability Discrimination: Law, policy and practice, International Journal of Discrimination and the Law, 14(3), pp.168-182. Ryan, F. (2020) Crippled: Austerity and the Demonization of Disabled People, 2nd edition, London: Verso. Get your fix of JSTOR Daily’s best stories in your inbox each Thursday. (2005) Disability and Social Policy in Britain since 1750 Basingstoke: Palgrave. Priestley, M. 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