The SAGE Reference Series on Disability
Key Issues and Future Directions
- Gary L. Albrecht - University of Illinois at Chicago, USA, University of Leuven, Belgium
Disability & Rehabilitation | Sociology of Health and Illness
Taken individually, each volume sets out the fundamentals of the topic it addresses, accompanied by compiled data and statistics, recommended further readings, a guide to organizations and associations, and other annotated resources, thus providing the ideal introductory platform and gateway for further study. Taken together, the series represents both a survey of major disability issues and a guide to new directions and trends and contemporary resources in the field as a whole.
The series includes the following volumes:
- Ethics, Law and Policy
- Arts and Humanities
- Employment and Work
- Disability Through the Life Course
- Health and Medicine
- Assistive Technology and Science
- Rehabilitation Interventions
"Parents, educators, and others working with the disabled will appreciate the material on the current state of the field, along with the three chapters of resources and data."
...this valuable set contains a gold mine of background information... All types of libraries will find this a useful series. The only decision will be whether to add it to the circulating or reference collection.