9780877226697

Women With Disabilities

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  • ISBN13:

    9780877226697

  • ISBN10:

    0877226695

  • Edition: Reprint
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1989-10-10
  • Publisher: Temple Univ Pr
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Table of Contents

Forewordp. ix
Forewordp. xi
Preface and Acknowledgmentsp. xiii
Introduction Beyond Pedestalsp. 1
Notesp. 31
Referencesp. 32
Bodies and Imagesp. 39
Notesp. 40
on Embodiment: A Case Study of Congenital LImb Deficiency in American Culturep. 41
Notesp. 68
Referencesp. 70
Sex Roles and Culture: Social and Personal Reactions to Breast Cancerp. 72
Notesp. 85
in Search of A Heroine: Images of Women with Disabilities in Fiction and Dramap. 90
Referencesp. 110
Disabled Women in Relationshipsp. 111
Notesp. 112
the Construction of Gender and Disability in Early Attachmentp. 115
Referencesp. 136
Daughters with Disabilities: Defective Women Or Minority Women?p. 139
Referencesp. 170
Friendship and Fairness: How Disability Affects Friendship Between Womenp. 172
Notesp. 192
Referencesp. 192
Disability and Ethnicity in Conflict: A Study in Transformationp. 195
Notesp. 213
Never-Married Old Women and Disability: A Majority Experiencep. 215
Notep. 224
Referencesp. 224
Policy and Politicsp. 227
Women, Work, and Disability: Opportunities and Challengesp. 229
Referencesp. 243
Disabled Women and Public Policies for Income Supportp. 245
Referencesp. 267
Autonomy as A Different Voice: Women, Disabilities, and Decisionsp. 269
Notesp. 292
Shared Dreams: A Left Perspective on Disability Rights and Reproductive Rightsp. 297
Notesp. 305
Smashing ICons: Disabled Women and the Disability and Women's Movementsp. 306
Notesp. 329
Referencesp. 331
Epilogue: Research and Politics to Comep. 333
Notesp. 336
About the Contributors and Indexp. 337
About the Contributorsp. 339
Indexp. 343
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