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Descrizione dell’editore

This book explains how space, place and mobility have shaped the experiences of disabled people both in the past and in contemporary societies. The key features of this insightful study include:
* a critical appraisal of theories of disability and a new disability model
* case studies to explore how the transition to capitalism disadvantaged disabled people
* an exploration of the Western city and the policies of community care and accessibility regulation.

Brendan Gleeson presents an important contribution to the major policy debates on disability in Western societies and offers new considerations for the broader debates on embodiment and space within Geography.

GENERE
Scienza e natura
PUBBLICATO
2002
11 settembre
LINGUA
EN
Inglese
PAGINE
272
EDITORE
Taylor and Francis
DIMENSIONE
3
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