Reframing Disability and Quality of Life

A Global Perspective

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ISBN: 978-94-007-3017-5 (Print) 978-94-007-3018-2 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

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    Pages 1-16

    Reframing Disability and Quality of Life: Contextual Nuances

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    Pages 17-37

    Uncertainty, Vulnerability, and Isolation: Factors Framing Quality of Life with Aphasia in a South African Township

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    Pages 39-59

    Disability and Well-Being in Northern Nigeria

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    Pages 61-78

    The Dignity of Children: How to Evaluate Bodies’ (Im)Permeability

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    Pages 79-93

    Who, How, and What? Quality of Life and Psychosocial Cancer Research

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    Pages 95-110

    Quality of Life and End-of-Life Decisions After Brain Injury

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    Pages 111-128

    Transforming Social Disability into Normality: Medical Discourses on Kidney Transplantation in Cyprus

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    Pages 129-143

    Spinal Cord Injury, Sport, and the Narrative Possibilities of Posttraumatic Growth

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    Pages 145-162

    Narrating a Return to Work After Spinal Cord Injury

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    Pages 163-178

    Sports, Disability, and the Reframing of the Post-injury Soldier

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    Pages 179-193

    “Caring for” and “Caring About”: Embedded Interdependence and Quality of Life

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    Pages 195-210

    Disability and Caregivers’ Inability Among Immigrant Australians

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    Pages 211-231

    The Impact of Government on Quality of Life for People with Disabilities in the United States and Guatemala

  15. Back Matter

    Pages 233-243