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The Resource Disability in Africa : inclusion, care, and the ethics of humanity, edited by Toyin Falola and Nic Hamel, (electronic resource)

Disability in Africa : inclusion, care, and the ethics of humanity, edited by Toyin Falola and Nic Hamel, (electronic resource)

Label
Disability in Africa : inclusion, care, and the ethics of humanity
Title
Disability in Africa
Title remainder
inclusion, care, and the ethics of humanity
Statement of responsibility
edited by Toyin Falola and Nic Hamel
Contributor
Author
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Exploring issues of disability culture, activism, and policy across the African continent, this volume argues for the recognition of African disability studies as an important and emerging interdisciplinary field.--
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Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Falola, Toyin
  • Hamel, Nic
Series statement
  • Rochester studies in African history and the diaspora
  • Cambridge Social Sciences eBooks
Series volume
volume 91
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  • Sociology of disability
  • People with disabilities
Label
Disability in Africa : inclusion, care, and the ethics of humanity, edited by Toyin Falola and Nic Hamel, (electronic resource)
Link
https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=https://www.cambridge.org/core/product/identifier/9781787446717/type/BOOK
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Publication
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
  • Rethinking African Disability Studies: From the Cultural-Deficit Model to a Socio-Economic Perspective
  • Fikru Negash Gebrekidan
  • Disability in Africa: A Cultural/Religious Perspective
  • Mary Nyangweso
  • Disability and Cultural Meaning-Making in Africa
  • Kathryn Linn Guerts
  • Part Three: Representation and Cultural Expressions
  • Disfiguration, Trauma, and Disability: Reclaiming the Body and the Case Against Prosthetics
  • Ernest Cole
  • Paradoxical Dramaturgies: Disability, Ritual, and Resistance in the Plays of Wole Soyinka
  • Part One: Introducing the field
  • Nic Hamel
  • Demonizing Madness: Mental Disorders as Deus Ex Machina in Nollywood Movies
  • Kolawole Olaiya
  • Masculinity, Disability, and Empire in J.M. Coetzee's Waiting for the Barbarians
  • Saloua Ben Zahra
  • Part Four: Education, Community, and Caregiving
  • Addressing Poverty and Inequality in Sub-Saharan Africa: Fostering Inclusive Education of Children with Disabilities
  • Serges Djoyou Kamga
  • Inclusive Education and Cultural Relevance in East Africa
  • Angi Stone-MacDonald and Ozden H. Pinar-Irmak
  • Africanizing Disability: Toward an Articulation of African Disability Studies
  • Youth, Women, and Disability Economic Empowerment in Africa: Community Strategies to Leave No One Behind
  • Ntombekhaya Tshabalala, Elizabeth Ladner Babi Agbettor, and Theresa Lorenzo
  • Caregiving and Support in African Context: A Personal Perspective
  • Frances Emily Owusu-Ansah
  • Part Five: Activism and Barriers to Inclusion
  • So that the Stew Reaches Everybody: Women's Negotiations of Leadership and Power in Ghana's Disabled People's Organizations
  • Denise M. Nepveux
  • Disability Policy, Movement Activism, and the Non-Enforcement of a Disability Act: The Case of Ghana
  • Emmanuel Sackey
  • Students with Disabilities' Lack of Opportunity for Sport and Recreational Activities: The Case of South African Universities
  • Toyin Falola and Nic Hamel
  • Desire Chiwandire
  • Rehabilitation and the Realization of Disability Rights
  • Serges Djoyou Kamga
  • Conclusion: A Research Agenda for African Disability Studies
  • Anna Lee Carothers and Toyin Falola
  • Disability Studies: A Disciplinary Overview
  • Toyin Falola, Anna Lee Carothers, and Nic Hamel
  • Part Two: Theorizing disability in Africa
  • An African Ethics of Social Well-Being: Understanding Disability and Public Health
  • Maria Berghs
Control code
CR9781787446717
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 439 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781787446717
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital, PDF file(s).
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Disability in Africa : inclusion, care, and the ethics of humanity, edited by Toyin Falola and Nic Hamel, (electronic resource)
Link
https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=https://www.cambridge.org/core/product/identifier/9781787446717/type/BOOK
Publication
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
  • Rethinking African Disability Studies: From the Cultural-Deficit Model to a Socio-Economic Perspective
  • Fikru Negash Gebrekidan
  • Disability in Africa: A Cultural/Religious Perspective
  • Mary Nyangweso
  • Disability and Cultural Meaning-Making in Africa
  • Kathryn Linn Guerts
  • Part Three: Representation and Cultural Expressions
  • Disfiguration, Trauma, and Disability: Reclaiming the Body and the Case Against Prosthetics
  • Ernest Cole
  • Paradoxical Dramaturgies: Disability, Ritual, and Resistance in the Plays of Wole Soyinka
  • Part One: Introducing the field
  • Nic Hamel
  • Demonizing Madness: Mental Disorders as Deus Ex Machina in Nollywood Movies
  • Kolawole Olaiya
  • Masculinity, Disability, and Empire in J.M. Coetzee's Waiting for the Barbarians
  • Saloua Ben Zahra
  • Part Four: Education, Community, and Caregiving
  • Addressing Poverty and Inequality in Sub-Saharan Africa: Fostering Inclusive Education of Children with Disabilities
  • Serges Djoyou Kamga
  • Inclusive Education and Cultural Relevance in East Africa
  • Angi Stone-MacDonald and Ozden H. Pinar-Irmak
  • Africanizing Disability: Toward an Articulation of African Disability Studies
  • Youth, Women, and Disability Economic Empowerment in Africa: Community Strategies to Leave No One Behind
  • Ntombekhaya Tshabalala, Elizabeth Ladner Babi Agbettor, and Theresa Lorenzo
  • Caregiving and Support in African Context: A Personal Perspective
  • Frances Emily Owusu-Ansah
  • Part Five: Activism and Barriers to Inclusion
  • So that the Stew Reaches Everybody: Women's Negotiations of Leadership and Power in Ghana's Disabled People's Organizations
  • Denise M. Nepveux
  • Disability Policy, Movement Activism, and the Non-Enforcement of a Disability Act: The Case of Ghana
  • Emmanuel Sackey
  • Students with Disabilities' Lack of Opportunity for Sport and Recreational Activities: The Case of South African Universities
  • Toyin Falola and Nic Hamel
  • Desire Chiwandire
  • Rehabilitation and the Realization of Disability Rights
  • Serges Djoyou Kamga
  • Conclusion: A Research Agenda for African Disability Studies
  • Anna Lee Carothers and Toyin Falola
  • Disability Studies: A Disciplinary Overview
  • Toyin Falola, Anna Lee Carothers, and Nic Hamel
  • Part Two: Theorizing disability in Africa
  • An African Ethics of Social Well-Being: Understanding Disability and Public Health
  • Maria Berghs
Control code
CR9781787446717
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 439 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781787446717
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital, PDF file(s).
Specific material designation
remote

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