Book 2009

Contours of Ableism

The Production of Disability and Abledness

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ISBN: 978-1-349-36790-0 (Print) 978-0-230-24518-1 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

  2. Cogitating Ableism

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-15

      The Project of Ableism

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      Pages 16-29

      Internalised Ableism: The Tyranny Within

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      Pages 30-44

      Tentative Disability — Mitigation and Its Discontents

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      Pages 45-76

      Love Objects and Transhuman Beasts? Riding the Technologies

  3. Spectres of Ableism

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 77-77

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      Pages 79-96

      The Deaf Trade: Selling the Cochlear Implant

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      Pages 97-114

      Print Media Representations of the ‘Uncooperative’ Disabled Patient: The Case of Clint Hallam

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      Pages 115-129

      Disability Matters: Embodiment, Teaching and Standpoint

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      Pages 130-145

      Pathological Femaleness: Disability Jurisprudence and Ontological Envelopment

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      Pages 146-159

      Disability Harm and Wrongful Life Torts

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      Pages 160-195

      Searching for Subjectivity: The Enigma of Devoteeism, Conjoinment and Transableism

  4. Afterword: From Disability Studies to Studies in Ableism

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      Pages 196-198

      Afterword: From Disability Studies to Studies in Ableism

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 199-231