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Author Braithwaite, Dawn O.

Title Handbook of Communication and People With Disabilities : Research and Application
Published Mahwah Taylor and Francis, 1999
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Description 1 online resource (513 pages)
Series Routledge Communication Series
Routledge communication series.
Contents Book Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Preface -- Contributors -- Introduction -- I Interpersonal and Relationship Issues -- 1 Communication and the Management of Dialectical Tensions in the Personal Relationships of People With Disabilities -- 2 Society, Sexuality, and Disabled/Ablebodied Romantic Relationships -- 3 Embodiment and Dis-Embodiment: Identity Trans-Formation of Persons With Physical Disabilities -- 4 Help Between Persons With and Without Disabilities From a Resource Theory Perspective -- 5 Opening Up Spaces for Difference Via a Feminist Phenomenological Approach to Disability -- II People With Disabilities in Organizational Settings -- 6 Effective Communication to Enhance Special Education -- 7 Communication and Students With Disabilities on College Campuses -- 8 What Is Reasonable? Workplace Communication and People Who Are Disabled -- 9 Communication Strategies in Employment Interviews for Applicants With Disabilities -- 10 Disability and Culture: Effects on Multicultural Relations in Modern Organizations -- III Disability and Culture -- 11 Interability Communication: Theoretical Perspectives -- 12 Negotiating Personal Identities Among People With and Without Identified Disabilities: The Role of Identity Management -- 13 Intercultural Views of People With Disabilities in Asia and Africa -- 14 Deaf Activists in the Rhetorical Transformation of the Construct of Disability -- IV Media and Technologies -- 15 If They Limp, They Lead? News Representations and the Hierarchy of Disability Images -- 16 Film Images of People With Disabilities -- 17 Invisible No More: Advertising and People With Disabilities -- 18 The Uses and Abuses of Computer-Mediated Communication for People With Disabilities -- V Communication Issues as They Impact Specific Types of Disabilities
19 Reducing Uncertainty Through Communication During Adjustment to Disability: Living With Spinal Cord Injury -- 20 When the Deaf and the Hearing Interact: Communication Features, Relationships, and Disability Issues -- 21 Sighting Sound/Sounding Sight: The "Violence" of Deaf-Hearing Communication -- 22 Communication and the Blind or Visually Impaired -- 23 Invisible Disability -- 24 Communicating With Persons Who Stutter: Perceptions and Strategies -- 25 Children and Adults Who Experience Difficulty With Speech -- 26 Overcoming Loss of Voice -- 27 Interpersonal Roulette and HIV/AIDS as Disability: Stigma and Social Support in Tension -- 28 The Margins of Communication: Coping With Adult Dementia -- VI Setting a Future Agenda for Communication and Disability Research -- 29 Communication and Disability Research: A Productive Past and a Bright Future -- Author Index -- Subject Index
Notes Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources
Subject Communication devices for people with disabilities -- United States
Communication in services for people with disabilities -- United States
People with disabilities -- Means of communication -- United States
Sociology of disability -- United States
Form Electronic book
Author Thompson, Teresa L.
ISBN 1410603644