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Attending to the potholes of disability scholarship

Whitburn, Ben 2015, Attending to the potholes of disability scholarship. In Corcoran, Tim, White, Julie and Whitburn, Ben (ed), Disability studies: educating for inclusion, Sense Publishers, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, pp.215-224.

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Title Attending to the potholes of disability scholarship
Author(s) Whitburn, Ben
Title of book Disability studies: educating for inclusion
Editor(s) Corcoran, Tim
White, Julie
Whitburn, Ben
Publication date 2015
Chapter number 16
Total chapters 14
Start page 215
End page 224
Total pages 10
Publisher Sense Publishers
Place of Publication Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Summary In this chapter I sketch a picture of present-day exclusion as experienced by people with disabilities, and consider some of the activities that have been undertaken to overturn it. I consider that some of the potholes of disability scholarship can be found here: between the continued tangible experiences of people with disabilities of marginalisation and the political and social actions that are aimed at challenging their causes.
ISBN 9789463001984
Language eng
Field of Research 130399 Specialist Studies In Education not elsewhere classified
Socio Economic Objective 939903 Equity and Access to Education
HERDC Research category B1 Book chapter
ERA Research output type B Book chapter
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