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The Resource Children with disabilities in America : a historical handbook and guide, edited by Philip L. Safford and Elizabeth J. Safford

Children with disabilities in America : a historical handbook and guide, edited by Philip L. Safford and Elizabeth J. Safford

Label
Children with disabilities in America : a historical handbook and guide
Title
Children with disabilities in America
Title remainder
a historical handbook and guide
Statement of responsibility
edited by Philip L. Safford and Elizabeth J. Safford
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Images of disabled children are found throughout well-known works of literature, film, and even opera. Their characters range from sweet, to brave, to tragic. Disabled children are also a part of the reality of life either in personal ways or as poster girls and boys for drives and causes. Behind these images is a historical presence that has been created by the societies in which these children live and have lived. This work examines current knowledge about children's experience of physical, cognitive, and emotional/behavioral impairments from the Colonial period to the present, while reveali
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
362.4083/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
HV888.5
LC item number
.D57 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
NLM call number
  • 2007 D-245
  • HV 888.5
NLM item number
C536 2006
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Safford, Philip L
  • Safford, Elizabeth J.
Series statement
Children and youth,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children with disabilities
  • Children with disabilities
  • Children with disabilities
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Children with disabilities
  • Children with disabilities
  • United States
  • Behinderung
  • Kind
  • USA
  • Disabled Children
  • Disabled Children
  • History, Modern 1601-
  • Social Perception
  • United States
Label
Children with disabilities in America : a historical handbook and guide, edited by Philip L. Safford and Elizabeth J. Safford
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0519/2005025480.html
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. Essays -- 1. Multilingual, multicultural, multitalented : the history of a diverse people / Roberta Thoryk, Angela Battistone-Potosky, Fred Palchik -- 2. Reaching across the divide : visual disability, childhood, and American childhood / Carol Linsenmeier, Jeff Moyer -- 3. The progressive movement and the child with physical disabilities / Brad Byrom -- 4. A matter of difference : a contextual perspective on the history of children with mental retardation in the United States / Elizabeth L. Brennan -- 5. Children being different, difficult, or disturbed in America / Philip L. Safford, Elizabeth J. Safford -- pt. II. Resource documents -- Deafness and childhood -- Visual disability and childhood -- Other physical disability and childhood -- Cognitive disability and childhood -- Troubled, troubling, and troublesome children -- pt. III. Bibliography and resources for inquiry -- I.A sampling of self-narratives by persons with disabilities -- II. A sampling of narratives about persons with disabilities -- III. A sampling of literary sources concerning persons with disabilities -- IV. Narratives about nondisabled Americans important in the history of persons with disabilities -- V. Sources of historical information about children with disabilities in America -- VI. A sampling of references on the history of childhood -- VII. Resources on the World Wide Web -- Disability studies : historical resources -- Children's literature and disability -- Other resources for and about persons with disabilities
Control code
ocn607791894
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 201 pages).
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780313014352
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
53916090-4760-4E12-AA4F-33B5CCC9BDD9
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o607791894
  • (OCoLC)607791894
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Children with disabilities in America : a historical handbook and guide, edited by Philip L. Safford and Elizabeth J. Safford
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0519/2005025480.html
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. Essays -- 1. Multilingual, multicultural, multitalented : the history of a diverse people / Roberta Thoryk, Angela Battistone-Potosky, Fred Palchik -- 2. Reaching across the divide : visual disability, childhood, and American childhood / Carol Linsenmeier, Jeff Moyer -- 3. The progressive movement and the child with physical disabilities / Brad Byrom -- 4. A matter of difference : a contextual perspective on the history of children with mental retardation in the United States / Elizabeth L. Brennan -- 5. Children being different, difficult, or disturbed in America / Philip L. Safford, Elizabeth J. Safford -- pt. II. Resource documents -- Deafness and childhood -- Visual disability and childhood -- Other physical disability and childhood -- Cognitive disability and childhood -- Troubled, troubling, and troublesome children -- pt. III. Bibliography and resources for inquiry -- I.A sampling of self-narratives by persons with disabilities -- II. A sampling of narratives about persons with disabilities -- III. A sampling of literary sources concerning persons with disabilities -- IV. Narratives about nondisabled Americans important in the history of persons with disabilities -- V. Sources of historical information about children with disabilities in America -- VI. A sampling of references on the history of childhood -- VII. Resources on the World Wide Web -- Disability studies : historical resources -- Children's literature and disability -- Other resources for and about persons with disabilities
Control code
ocn607791894
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 201 pages).
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780313014352
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
53916090-4760-4E12-AA4F-33B5CCC9BDD9
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o607791894
  • (OCoLC)607791894
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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