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Title Childhood and disability in the Nordic countries : being, becoming, belonging / edited by Rannveig Traustadóttir, Borgunn Ytterhus, Snæfríđur Thóra Egilson and Berit Berg
Published Houndmills, Basingstoke Hampshire ; New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2015


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Description xvi, 264 pages ; 23 cm
Series Studies in childhood and youth
Studies in childhood and youth.
Contents Machine generated contents note: pt. I Theories and History -- 1. Perspectives on Childhood and Disability / Berit Berg -- 2. Disabled Children and Welfare Policy in the Nordic Countries: Historical Notes / Jan T©ıssebro -- 3. Inclusion, Diagnostics, and Diversity: Ethical Considerations / Simo Vehmas -- pt. II Identity and Images -- 4. Ì Am Different, But I'm Like Everyone Else': The Dynamics of Disability Identity / Catarina Nyberg -- 5. Childhood Disability, Identity and the Body / Rannveig Traustadottir -- 6. Ethnicity, Disability, and Identity / Anna M. Kittelsaa -- 7. Cultural Representation of Disability in Children's Literature / Hanna Bjorg Sigurjonsdottir -- pt. III Interaction and Inclusion -- 8. Social Inclusion as a Theoretical Concept and a Social Practice / Karin Barron -- 9. Does One Size Fit All? Physical Placement, Organizational Structure, and Parental Satisfaction in Norwegian Day Care Centres / Borgunn Ytterhus -- 10. Trendsetters and Followers: Disabled Young People's Computer Use during Leisure Time / Helena Hemmingsson -- 11. A Comparison of Social Life among 11-Year-Old Disabled Children and 11-Year-Olds in General / Steen Bengtsson -- pt. IV Families and Services -- 12. Ordinary or Not? Families of Children Growing Up with Disabilities / Christian Wendelborg -- 13. Immigrant Families with Disabled Children in Norway / Berit Berg -- 14. User Perspectives on Support Services to Disabled Children and Their Families / Snaefridur Thora Egilson
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Children with disabilities -- Scandinavia -- Social conditions.
Child development -- Scandinavia.
Child welfare -- Scandinavia.
Identity (Psychology) -- Scandinavia.
Author Rannveig Traustadóttir, 1950-
LC no. 2015002366
ISBN 9781137032638