Publisher description for Disability and psychology : critical introductions and reflections / edited by Dan Goodley and Rebecca Lawthom.

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This book critically examines the relationship between disability studies and psychology. By illuminating the interpersonal, social, cultural, historical and political causes of "disability" (the exclusion of people with physical, sensory or intellectual impairments), the editors and contributors propose ideas for enabling psychological theory and practice.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Disability studies -- Great Britain.
Psychology -- Great Britain.
Sociology of disability -- Great Britain.
People with disabilities -- Great Britain.