Perspectives on Disability and Rehabilitation

1st Edition

Contesting Assumptions, Challenging Practice

Author:

  • Karen Hammell
  • Table of Contents

    Preface. Exploring the assumptions underpinning rehabilitation. Normality and the classification of difference. Disability and deviance from the norm. Theoretical models of disability. The cultural perpetuation of disability. The body and physical impairment. Disability, rehabilitation and liminality. Rehabilitation fundamentals. Client-centred philosophy: exploring privalege and power. Researching disability and rehabilitation. Contesting assumptions; challenging practice. Glossary. References

    Details

    No. of pages:
    216
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2006
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702032592
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702063565