Families Raising Disabled Children: Enabling Care and Social Justice (2008)

Author(s): McLaughlin J, Goodley D, Clavering E, Fisher P

    Abstract: Drawing upon qualitative material from parents and professionals, including ethnography, narrative inquiry, interviews and focus groups, this book brings together feminist and critical disability studies theories to make sense of parental identities, the making and unmaking of disabled children, professional and institutional practices, community practices, the impact of parents groups and the transformative potential and boundaries of care.

      • Number of Pages: 228
      • Publisher: Palgrave
      • Publication type: Authored book
      • Bibliographic status: Published

      Dr Emma Clavering
      Teaching Fellow

      Professor Janice McLaughlin
      Professor of Sociology