Synopses & Reviews
Following the earlier Accept Me As I Am, this selection guide describes and evaluates over 350 nonfiction titles, encouraging readers to develop open attitudes about people with disabilities. Informative introductory essays on topics such as Disability and Historical Trends, The Power of Nonfiction to Portray People with Disabilities, and Patterns and Trends. Similar in structure to is companion volume, Portraying Persons with Disabilities (fiction) groups titles by broad disability categories and also includes reference books on disabilities and on the handicapped.
This volume meets a critical need ... It will be useful for collection development as well as reference.RQ