Conductive education and the politics of disablement
UNSPECIFIED. (1998) Conductive education and the politics of disablement. DISABILITY & SOCIETY, 13 (2). pp. 279-293. ISSN 0968-7599Full text not available from this repository.
Conductive Education has been characterised by some disabled academics as an intervention that is oppressive to disabled people. One of the most notable of these is Oliver. This paper describes the practice of Conductive Education and its development in the United Kingdom and explores why it came to be perceived by some from within the disabled people's movement as contrary to their interests. Oliver's position on Conductive Education is critiqued and located within the wider debate on the adequacy of the social model of disablement.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||R Medicine > RM Therapeutics. Pharmacology
H Social Sciences
|Journal or Publication Title:||DISABILITY & SOCIETY|
|Publisher:||CARFAX PUBL CO|
|Number of Pages:||15|
|Page Range:||pp. 279-293|
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