Assaf, Lori Czop

Inclusion, Disability and Culture

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Table of contents

1. Disability and Inclusion: Current Challenges
Santoshi Halder, Lori Czop Assaf, Mary Keeffe

Part I. Deconstructing Disability Identities

2. Disability, Culture, and Identity in India and USA
Christopher J. Johnstone, Sandhya Limaye, Misa Kayama

3. Disability: A Result of Cultural Ostracism
Samidha Shikha

4. Perseverance Pays
Satendra Singh

5. “Not Everybody Can Take Trips Like This”: A Paralympian’s Perspective on Educating About Disability Around the World
Anjali J. Forber-Pratt

6. When Gucci Make Hearing Aids, I’ll Be Deaf: Sensory Impairment in Later Life and a Need to Define it According to Identity
Simon Hayhoe

7. Looking Back Over My Shoulder: Through The Disability’s Mirror
Bernardo Carlos Spaulonci Chiachia Matos Oliveira

8. From Stigma to Empowerment – A Journey to Reframe Disability
Flávia Affonso Mayer

9. There is No “Dis” in our Abilities: Acknowledging the Experience of the Differently-Abled Community
Caroline Muster

Part II. Exploring the Complexities of Communication with Differently Abled Persons

10. Communication with Persons with Disabilities vs. Communication with Differently Abled Persons
Ivana Bilić

11. Empathetic Communication: Bridging Differences in a Global Context
Erna Alant, Beth Lewis Samuelson, Lindsey Ogle

12. Severe Communication Disabilities in South Africa: Challenges and Enablers
Shakila Dada, Harsha Kathard, Kerstin Tönsing, Michal Harty

13. Enriched Audio Description: Working Towards an Inclusive Museum Experience
Alison F. Eardley, Louise Fryer, Rachel Hutchinson, Matthew Cock, Peter Ride, Joselia Neves

Part III. Inclusive Policies, Practices and Interventions

14. Inclusive Practices in Mainstream Schools: An Australian Perspective
Poulomee Datta, Christine Grima-Farrell, Mitchell Graeme Coates

15. Gifted and Talented Students: A Review of the Concept from Indian Experience
Partha Pratim Roy

16. Sociocultural Construction of Disability in Sri Lanka: Charity to Rights-based Approach
Chandani Liyanage

17. Accessibility and Modernist Architecture: The Work of Oscar Niemeyer in Brazil
Norma Isa Figueroa

18. Individualized Approach for Inclusion of Children with Diverse Behavioural Needs
Santoshi Halder

19. Employment and Living with Autism: Personal, Social and Economic Impact
Darren Hedley, Mirko Uljarević, David F. E. Hedley

20. Legislation, Case Law and Current Issues in Inclusion for the United States, Australia and India
Mary Keeffe, Rittika Ghosh

Part IV. Insights from Caregivers

21. Better Understanding the Complex Academic, Mental Health and Health Needs of Children in the United States
Elizabeth M. Anderson

22. Great Expectations for the Modern-Day Dispossessed: A Personal Journey
Natalya Panteleyeva

23. A Journey in the Spectrum
Lily Chakraborty

24. Global Diversity and Inclusion: Critical Reflections and Future Directions
Santoshi Halder, Lori Czop Assaf

Keywords: Education, International and Comparative Education, Sociology of Education, Social Structure, Social Inequality, Educational Policy and Politics, Disability Studies, Social Justice, Equality and Human Rights

Publication year
Inclusive Learning and Educational Equity
Page amount
40 pages
Upbringing, Education
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