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Social histories of disability and deformity

Social histories of disability and deformity

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • People with disabilities -- History,
  • Abnormalities, Human -- Social aspects,
  • Sociology of disability -- History,
  • Social history,
  • Disabled Persons -- history,
  • Abnormalities -- history,
  • Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice,
  • History, Early Modern 1451-1600,
  • History, Modern 1601-,
  • Social Perception

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by David M. Turner and Kevin Stagg.
    SeriesRoutledge studies in the social history of medicine -- 25
    ContributionsTurner, David M., 1972-, Stagg, Kevin, 1958-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV1552 .S678 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 198 p.
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22241870M
    ISBN 100415360986, 0203008529
    ISBN 109780415360982, 9780203008529
    LC Control Number2006003445

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    For much of the content of this book, experts—people with disabilities who have been successful in academic studies and/or careers—were consulted. There are few publications like this in which the voices of people with disabilities are heard. Why is this the case? At least a partial answer lies in the history of isolation, exclusion, and dependence of people with disabilities. Learning Disability Learning disabilities are disorders that affect one's ability in the domains of spoken or written language, mathematical calculation, attention, . If you are applying for disability benefits with the Social Security Administration (SSA), you may qualify on the basis of medical evidence alone if you are not working and you have an impairment that is as medically severe as an impairment listed in the SSA's Listing of Impairments (also known as the Blue Book).


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