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Research by/for/with women with disabilities

Aileen Wight-Felske

Research by/for/with women with disabilities

by Aileen Wight-Felske

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Published by Roeher Institute in North York, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women with disabilities -- Research -- Canada.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesResearch from the margins.
    Statement[principal author, Aileen Wight-Felske].
    ContributionsG. Allan Roeher Institute.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination19 p.
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20780914M
    ISBN 101895070031

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Michelle McCarthy's book is therefore particularly important, because it is a vehicle for a group of women with learning disabilities to tell us about their sexual lives. While it documents one study, it also draws on accumulated experience of sex education, counselling and research with women with learning by: Straightforward version of: Resarch from the margins: issues in research for and with women with disabilities.

Issued also in French under title: La recherche par, pour et avec les femmes handicapées. Description: 19 p. ; 28 cm + 1 sd. cassette. Other Titles: Research from the margins. Responsibility: [principal author, Aileen Wight.

'Sexuality and Women with Learning Disabilities makes a significant contribution to both feminist and disability literature, because it challenges common assumptions about the sexuality of people with learning disabilities, forces a reconsideration of how this group of people are viewed by those around them and links gender and disability Research by/for/with women with disabilities book its analysis.' -Tizard Learning Disability.

The final report of the National Study on Women with Disabilities provides an overview of the research conducted from to at the Center for Research on Women with Disabilities.

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Dunn explodes what we think we know about disability. Domestic violence more severe against women with disabilities, research shows Monica Tan, The Guardian, 10 June Disability advocates say the discussion around domestic violence has so far excluded the experience of victims living with a disability.

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This prevalence was compared (qualitatively) with the prevalence rates reported in similar studies of women with disabilities and women in the typical population. It’s about a deaf woman who recounts her life from her very first memory as a 2-year-old.

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Book Description. This Handbook represents the first comprehensive collection of research on communication and people with disabilities. The editors have brought together original contributions focusing on the identity, social, and relationship adjustments faced by people with disabilities and those with whom they relate.

North Charles Street Baltimore, Maryland, USA +1 () [email protected] © Project MUSE. Produced by Johns Hopkins University Press in collaboration with The Sheridan Libraries. As Renu Addlakha, a social scientist and disability rights researcher at the Centre for Women’s Development Studies (CWDS) in New Delhi said, “Sexuality is an area of distress, exclusion and self- doubt for persons with disabilities.”9 Few Indian disability rights activists have been able to raise the difficult issue of sexuality.

Women with disabilities have the same health issues as any other women, such as the need for routine breast and cervical cancer screening. Women with impaired mobility are often not given basic tests, such as weight monitoring, due to the lack of accessible equipment. Women with disability, especially individuals who belong to minority groups or who live in rural settings.

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Research suggests that women with disabilities are more likely to experience domestic violence, emotional abuse, and sexual assault than women without disabilities.

1 Women with disabilities may also feel more isolated and feel they are unable to report the abuse, or they may be dependent on the abuser.The book captures the real life situations of women with disabilities and their issues, their experiences and their desires.

This book is a ‘must-have’ for health professionals, international development organizations, international women's organizations and anyone who believes in equality for women with disabilities.".