Disability in the Industrial Revolution

Disability in the Industrial Revolution
Author : David M. Turner
Publisher :
Total Pages : 228
Release : 2018
ISBN 10 : 1526118157
ISBN 13 : 9781526118158
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

This book asks what happened to disabled people during industrialization by examining the experiences of those disabled in the coal industry. It presents new perspectives on disabled people's working lives in the past, and for the first time places disabled people at the heart of the story of Britain's Industrial Revolution.

Disability in the Industrial Revolution
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: David M. Turner
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher:

This book asks what happened to disabled people during industrialization by examining the experiences of those disabled in the coal industry. It presents new pe
Disability in the Industrial Revolution
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: David M. Turner
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-04-03 - Publisher: Manchester University Press

This electronic version has been made available under a Creative Commons (BY-NC-ND) open access license. An electronic version of this book is also available un
Disability and Social Policy in Britain Since 1750
Language: en
Pages: 0
Authors: Anne Borsay
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Red Globe Press

Anne Borsay explores experiences of physical and mental impairment in Britain since the industrial revolution, covering such topics as the exclusion of disabled
Handbook of Disability Studies
Language: en
Pages: 868
Authors: Gary L. Albrecht
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: SAGE

This path-breaking international handbook of disability studies signals the emergence of a vital new area of scholarship, social policy and activism. Drawing on
The Oxford Handbook of Disability History
Language: en
Pages: 553
Authors: Michael A. Rembis
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This Handbook brings together twenty-nine authors from around the world, each expert in a different area within the history of disability. This collection of ne
Disability in industrial Britain
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Kirsti Bohata
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-01-07 - Publisher: Manchester University Press

This electronic version has been made available under a Creative Commons (BY-NC-ND) open access license. An electronic version of this book is also available un
Colonising Disability
Language: en
Pages: 313
Authors: Esme Cleall
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-08-04 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The first monograph on the construction and treatment of disability across Britain and its Empire from 1800 to 1914.
The Difference that Disability Makes
Language: en
Pages: 210
Authors: Rod Michalko
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Temple University Press

Rod Michalko launches into this book asking why disabled people are still feared, still regarded as useless or unfit to live, not yet welcome in society? Michal
Disabled People and Social Justice
Language: en
Pages: 52
Authors: Bert Massie
Categories: Discrimination against people with disabilities
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher: Institute for Public Policy Research

Industrial Gothic
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Bridget M. Marshall
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-15 - Publisher: University of Wales Press

This volume carves out a new area of study, the ‘industrial Gothic’, placing the genre in dialogue with the literature of the Industrial Revolution. The boo