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Book

Disability discourse

Editors:
CORKER Mairian, FRENCH Sally
Publisher:
Open University Press
Publication year:
1999
Pagination:
238p.,bibliog.
Place of publication:
Buckingham

Draws on personal narratives, rhetoric, material discourse, discourse analysis, cultural representation, ethnography, and contextual studies to emphasise the multi dimensional and multifunctional nature of disability language in an attempt to further inform our understanding of disability and to locate disability more firmly within contemporary mainstream social and cultural theory.

Journal article

Welfare benefits: new benefits hope for disabled

Author:
VAUX Gary
Journal article citation:
Community Care, 26.8.99, 1999, p.29.
Publisher:
Reed Business Information

Explains how the recent decision by the social security commissioner to overrule four judges of the Benefits Agency gives fresh hope to disabled people.

Journal article

The 'normal' and the monstrous in disability research

Author:
CLEAR Mike
Journal article citation:
Disability and Society, 14(4), July 1999, pp.435-448.
Publisher:
Taylor and Francis,

This article contributes to the ongoing discussion of doing and writing disability research by revisiting research as politics, exposing the meeting point of modern and post-modern approaches, and proposing a stronger materiality, and reintegration of theory and practice. The implications are that a personalised approach is needed to explore critically across disciplinary boundaries, beyond unilateral discourse into assumed knowledge. Discusses some key approaches, which when taken together support critical exploration.

Journal article

Act on equality

Author:
CLOUGH Julie
Journal article citation:
Nursing Times, 7.7.99, 1999, p.29.
Publisher:
Nursing Times

Since becoming law, the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 has been praised and criticised. Explains how it affects nurses with disabilities.

Journal article

Welfare Rights: Long live the son of BIP

Author:
VAUX Gary
Journal article citation:
Community Care, 3.6.99, 1999, p.29.
Publisher:
Reed Business Information

The recently live the axed Benefits Integrity Project was seen by many as unjustifiably intrusive and inefficient. The author asks if its successor will be any better.

Journal article

Writing disability history: problems perspectives and sources

Author:
BREDBERG Elizabeth
Journal article citation:
Disability and Society, 14(2), March 1999, pp.189-201.
Publisher:
Taylor and Francis,

This paper presents a critique of the uses of history that currently predominate within disability studies and also offers suggestions for ways in which disability history may be made more relevant to the emancipatory role of the discipline, more rigorous and more complete.

Journal article

Welfare rights: the dangers of working while on sickness benefit

Author:
BATEMAN Neil
Journal article citation:
Community Care, 4.3.99, 1999, p.27.
Publisher:
Reed Business Information

The author looks at the problems people face with social security rules when they want to work while they are also claiming benefits.

Journal article

Disability and volunteering: an extract from a new guide to good practice

Author:
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Journal article citation:
Volunteering, 45, February 1999, p.21.
Publisher:
Volunteering England

Presents an extract from a new handbook 'Disability and Equality in Volunteering' which aims to help organisations understand some of the issues.

Book

Inspection of services to support disabled adults in their parenting role: Sefton; August 1999

Authors:
COPE Charles, MANN Kathy
Publisher:
Great Britain. Department of Health. Social Services Inspectorate. North West In
Publication year:
1999
Pagination:
66p.
Place of publication:
Manchester

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Disability Rights Commission Act 1999

Author:
GREAT BRITAIN. Parliament
Publisher:
Stationery Office
Publication year:
1999
Pagination:
21p.
Place of publication:
London

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