Table of contents for Disability, sport, and society : an introduction / Nigel Thomas and Andrew Smith.

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List of Tables									iii
Foreword by Dame Tanni Grey-Thompson					iv
Acknowledgements								v
Glossary									vii
Introduction									1
1 Disability theory and policy							9
2 The emergence and development of disability sport			39
3 Local authorities and disability sport development				76
4 Mainstreaming disability sport: a case study of four sports		121
5 Disability, physical education and school sport				166
6 Elite disability sport	: the Paralympic Games				196
7 Disability sport and the media						228
Conclusion									260
References									271
Index										302

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Sports for people with disabilities.
Athletes with disabilities.