Crip times disability, globalization, and resistance by Robert McRuer

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Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Social aspects,
  • Sociology of disability,
  • People with disabilities,
  • Homosexuality,
  • Culture and globalization

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-271) and index.

Book details

StatementRobert McRuer
SeriesCrip: new directions in disability studies
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV1568 .M372 2018
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 283 pages
Number of Pages283
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26952832M
ISBN 101479874159, 1479826316
ISBN 109781479874156, 9781479826315
LC Control Number2017012917
OCLC/WorldCa994205960

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