The New Disability History

The New Disability History

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A glimpse into the struggle of the disabled for identity and society's perception of the disabled traces the disabled's fight for rights from the antebellum era to present controversies over access.Soldiers, and the Great War in Britain, a€ American Historical Review 99 (October 1994): 1175a€“76. ... 15a€“26, 34a€“38; Philip M. Ferguson, Abandoned to Their Fate: Social Policy and Practice towards Severely Retarded People in America, 1820a€“ 1920 ... Stone, Disabled State, 97a€“99; Berkowitz and McQuaid, Creating the Welfare State, 46. ... received monthly payments for service-related permanent total disabilitya€”defined as inability to perform any kind of manual labora€”ranging from $8anbsp;...

Title:The New Disability History
Author:Lauri Umansky
Publisher:NYU Press - 2001-03-01


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