Disability In Higher Education

Author: Nancy J. Evans
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 111841568X
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This book provides strategies for addressing ableism in the assumptions, policies and practices, organizational structures, attitudes, and physical structures of higher education.

A Twenty First Century Approach To Teaching Social Justice

Author: Richard Greggory Johnson
Publisher: Peter Lang
ISBN: 9781433105135
Size: 42.50 MB
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Essential reading for anyone concerned about the state of equality in our society, this book will provide undergraduate and graduate students, as well as other readers, with an awareness of various social justice issues and how to develop ...

Disability As Diversity In Higher Education

Author: Eunyoung Kim
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 1317287711
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Efforts aimed at creating campus environments that are more inclusive of
students with disabilities should therefore incorporate a social justice approach
with an emphasis on intersectionality (Gibson, 2015; Liasidou, 2014; Madriaga &
Goodley, 2010; Madriaga, Hanson, Kay, & Walker, 2011). Madriaga et al. (2011)
maintain that it is essential to confront the dominant sense of normalcy that
persists in higher education. In working toward fostering a campus environment
that is inclusive ...

Quality Access And Social Justice In Higher Education

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Publisher: Pearson Education India
ISBN: 9788131760321
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r Quality, Access and Social Justice in Higher Education Prabuddha Nath Roy
Long ago on 29 June 1966 when Dr D.S. Kothari submitted the report of the
Education Commission to the then Education Minister, M.C. Chagla, he sounded
the warning that even in a world permeated by science ... The Kothari
Commission adopted a manpower approach to education which gave the signal
that the primary purpose of higher education is to meet the need of qualified
people in the economy.

Encyclopedia Of Educational Theory And Philosophy

Author: D. C. Phillips
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1483364755
Size: 29.23 MB
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The capability approach (also known as the capabilities approach) is a
theoretical and normative framework concerned with well-being, the just design
of institutional and social arrangements, poverty, and human development. The
approach was originally ... The approach has also increasingly informed studies
in education with a particular focus on questions of educational justice, disability
and special-educational needs, gender, and access to higher education. The
reach of the ...

Inclusive Designing

Author: P. M. Langdon
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319050958
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Higher education has its own importance in terms of employability, political
power and national development. In the Indian context, higher education
scenarios lack inclusive approaches and therefore exclude persons with
disabilities. ... It is also an important contributory factor for ensuring social justice
by providing vertical mobility to deprived sections of society by making higher
levels of knowledge accessible to them and, in the process, improving quality of
life of the nation as a ...

The Art Of Effective Facilitation

Author: Lisa M. Landreman
Publisher: Stylus Publishing, LLC
ISBN: 1579229794
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Our approach to social justice education attempts to challenge assumptions that
all members of society share a universally common culture that ensures equal
access to resources and opportunity. Instead, it is vital for us to ... targeted groups
, such as people with disabilities; people who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual,
or transgender; people who are members of the poor and working classes; and
people who don't speak English or identify as Christian. Finally, we understand
social ...

Psychosocial Aspects Of Disability

Author: Noreen M. Glover-Graf, RhD, CRC
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 082610603X
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professionals who work with persons with disabilities to literally begin providing a
“holistic approach” to educational training and counseling when we clearly have
not. Our definition of a holistic approach needs to extend beyond sitting behind a
... SOCIAL JUSTICE The American Counseling Association (ACA) has led the
way only recently in considering social justice to be a valid counseling
specialization. Specifically, in its 2005 revised code of ethics, ACA cites “when
appropriate, ...