Disability and U.S. politics : participation, policy, and controversy / Dana Lee Baker, editor.
Contributor(s): Baker, Dana Lee [editor.].Material type: TextPublisher: Santa Barbara, CA ; Prager , 2017Description: 2 volumes : illustrations ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781440839221; 1440839220; 9781440846748; 144084674X; 9781440846755; 1440846758.Other title: Disability and United States politics.Subject(s): People with disabilities -- Political activity -- United States | People with disabilities -- Government policy -- United States | Discrimination against people with disabilities -- Law and legislation -- United States | Political participation -- United States | Discrimination against people with disabilities -- Law and legislation | People with disabilities -- Government policy | Political participation | United StatesAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Disability and U.S. politics.DDC classification: 323.3
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Volume 1. Disability and political participation. Tracing the Roots of Disability Rhetoric in the United States / Seamus Davis -- Policies of Disability : From Ugly Ordinances to the Disability Rights Movement / Shannon Reid -- Autism in the News : Content Analysis of Autism Coverage in Canadian Newspapers / Gregor Wolbring and Kalie Mosig -- Disability and Voting / Sierra Powell -- Differently Abled American Politicians and the Impact of Their Abilities on Their Lives, Careers, and Policies / Chelsea Arnett -- Gender, Disability, and Political Participation / Meredith Conover Williams and Janae Teal -- The Intersections of Disability and Race/Ethnicity : Issues and Potential Solutions / Karen B. Schmaling and Michael L. Williams -- Immigrating While Disabled : Culture, Education, and Medicine Collide / Sara Seyller and Amelia Veneziano -- Disabilities and Aging / David Kelly -- Abortion, Death, and Disability / Dana Lee Baker -- Concluding Thoughts / Dana Lee Baker.
Volume 2. Disability policy. The Americans with Disabilities Act and Its Case Law / Joice Chang -- Getting There: Intersections of Identity and the Journey toward Accessible Transportation / Morsal Hashimee and Matthew B. Bentson-Royal -- The Social Safety Net for Disabled Persons / Lael R. Keiser, Susan M. Miller, and JoyAnna S. Hopper -- The History of Special Education in the United States / Aaron David Whelchel -- Navigating with Disabilities in the U.S. Healthcare System / Whitney Ann Stefani, Irina Kobzar, and Davi Israel Kallman -- Beyond Isolation : When Care Turns to Abuse / Geriann Bartz -- Do "Best Practices" Exist for Youth Who Have Autism Spectrum Disorder? / Laurie A. Drapela -- Adulthood and Disability : New Challenges and Unintended Consequences / Brandon Leonard and Lacey Case -- Preparing for the Worst : The Environment, Environmental Disaster, and Disability Policy / Audrey Anna Miller -- Concluding Thoughts / Dana Lee Baker and Jubilee Belle Lawhead.
More than 1 billion people worldwide have a disability, and they are all affected by politics. This two-volume work explores key topics at the heart of disability policy, such as voting, race, gender, age, health care, social security, transportation, abuse, and the environment.