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Authors: Shunit Reiter (Faculty of Education, University of Haifa, Isreal) 
Book Description:
The objective of this book is to advance awareness and sensitivity towards the special social and personal needs of people with all kinds of disabilities, of all ages, from infancy to adulthood. It proposes a theoretical background for understanding the situation of people with disabilities. It also introduces an innovative, practical work work method, i.e., the CIL which helps this population cope with the social and personal hardships it faces. This book is intended to serve as a tool for anyone engaged in promoting the welfare of people with diabilities. In summary: the book is based on theory and research, including the experience of practical application. It discusses the implications of the theory for universal practice and draws on real-work examples and practices to illustrate points.

Table of Contents:
Forward

Chapter 1 - The Social Revolution of People with Disabilities – Vision and Reality; pp. 1-25

Chapter 2 - Social Inclusion; pp. 27-41

Chapter 3 - Barriers to Social Inclusion of People with Disabilities; pp. 43-71

Chapter 4 - The Ecological Model; pp. 73-114

Chapter 5 - The Individual and the Environment: Implications For Social Education; pp. 115-139

Chapter 6 - Group-Based Social Education Programs; pp. 141-168

Chapter 7 - Towards Social Inclusion: The “Cycle of Internalized Learning", A Group-based Model & Method for Nurturing Autonomy and Independent Living in The Community; pp. 169-200

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   Series:
      Disability Studies (Joav Merrick - Series Editor - Medical Director, Ministry of Social Affairs, Jerusalem, Israel)
   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2011 - 1st Quarter
   ISBN: 978-1-60456-412-9
   Status: AV
  
Status Code Description
AN Announcing
FM Formatting
PP Page Proofs
FP Final Production
EP Editorial Production
PR At Prepress
AP At Press
AV Available
  
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