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Undergraduate Module Descriptor

SOC3087: Disability and Society

This module descriptor refers to the 2016/7 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

Indicative reading:

Ingstad, Benedict & Whyte, Susan R. 1995. Disability and Culture. University of California Press.

Shakespeare, Tom. 2006. Disability Rights and Wrongs. Routledge.
Paul, Dianne, 1995. Controlling Human Heredity: 1865 to the Present. New Jersey: Humanities Press.
Safford P. & Safford, E. 1995. A History of Childhood and Disability. NY: Teachers College Press.

Sacks, Oliver W. 2000. Seeing Voices: A Journey into the World of the Deaf. Vintage Press.

Titchkosky, Tanya. 2003. Disability, Self, and Society.Toronto, University of Toronto Press.

Tremain, Shelley (ed.). 2005. Foucault and the Government of Disability. University of Michigan Press.

Terry, Jennifer & Urla, Jaqueline (eds.) 1995. Deviant Bodies.Indianapolis: Indiana UP, 1995.

Albrecht, Gary et al (eds). 2001. Handbook of Disability Studies FIX

Borsay, A. Disability and Social Policy in Britain since 1759: A history of exclusion