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26. Cover image for 'The Measure of Manliness'
Disability and Masculinity in the Mid-Victorian Novel
Karen Bourrier
Sheds new light on the narrative importance of the disabled man in Victorian literature and culture
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2015 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Measure of Manliness"
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The Disability Revolution, from the US, to Germany and Japan, to the United Nations
Katharina Heyer
A comparative study of the adaptation of a civil rights approach to disability in different national and international contexts
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2015 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Rights Enabled"
28. Cover image for 'American Lobotomy'
A Rhetorical History
Jenell Johnson
Tracing how the meanings of a barbaric surgical procedure emerged, accrued, and transformed within medicine and public culture in the U.S.
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2015 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "American Lobotomy"
29. Cover image for 'My Body Politic'
A Memoir
Simi Linton
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Ebook 2015 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "My Body Politic"
30. Cover image for 'Stumbling Blocks Before the Blind'
Medieval Constructions of a Disability
Edward Wheatley

Early attitudes toward blindness in France and England, and the light those responses shed on contemporary attitudes toward disability

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Ebook 2014 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Stumbling Blocks Before the Blind"
31. Cover image for 'Narrative Prosthesis'
Disability and the Dependencies of Discourse
David T. Mitchell and Sharon L. Snyder
Reveals how depictions of disability in fiction serve an essential narrative function
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Ebook 2014 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Narrative Prosthesis"
32. Cover image for 'The End of Normal'
Identity in a Biocultural Era
Lennard J. Davis
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Ebook 2014 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The End of Normal"
33. Cover image for 'The Metanarrative of Blindness'
A Re-reading of Twentieth-Century Anglophone Writing
David Bolt
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Ebook 2013 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Metanarrative of Blindness"
34. Cover image for 'Shakin' All Over'
Popular Music and Disability
George McKay
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2013 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Shakin' All Over"
35. Cover image for 'Acts of Conspicuous Compassion'
Performance Culture and American Charity Practices
Sheila C. Moeschen
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Ebook 2013 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Acts of Conspicuous Compassion"
36. Cover image for 'Disabled Veterans in History'
Enlarged and Revised, Afterword by Jonathan Shay, M.D., Ph.D.
David A. Gerber, Editor
Examines the injuries of military service across time and Western cultures
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Ebook 2012 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Disabled Veterans in History"
37. Cover image for 'Mad at School'
Rhetorics of Mental Disability and Academic Life
Margaret Price
Explores the contested boundaries between disability, illness, and mental illness in higher education
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2011 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Mad at School"
38. Cover image for 'Signifying Bodies'
Disability in Contemporary Life Writing

Sheds new light on the memoir boom by asking: Is the genre basically about disability?

Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Signifying Bodies"
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Real Life with Spinal Cord Injury
Marcy Epstein and Travar Pettway, Editors
Essays plumbing the depths of life with spinal cord injury
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Deep"
40. Cover image for 'Backlash Against the ADA'
Reinterpreting Disability Rights
Linda Hamilton Krieger, Editor
Disability rights lawyers, activists, and scholars weigh in on the hot-potato issue of the last decade
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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Backlash Against the ADA"
41. Cover image for 'Concerto for the Left Hand'
Disability and the Defamiliar Body
Davidson, Michael
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Concerto for the Left Hand"
42. Cover image for 'The Staff of Oedipus'
Transforming Disability in Ancient Greece
Martha L. Rose
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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Staff of Oedipus"
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Physical Disability in Victorian Culture
Martha Stoddard Holmes
Reveals the cultural meanings and literary representations of disability in Victorian Britain
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Fictions of Affliction"
44. Cover image for 'Fractured Borders'
Reading Women's Cancer Literature
Mary K. DeShazer
Looks at the ways that literary artists have responded to women's cancer through poetry, drama, fiction, autobiography, and environmental writing
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Fractured Borders"
45. Cover image for 'Moving Beyond Prozac, DSM, and the New Psychiatry'
The Birth of Postpsychiatry
Bradley Lewis
A spirited critique of the practice of psychiatry in the United States that argues for the democratization of psychiatric knowledge
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Moving Beyond Prozac, DSM, and the New Psychiatry"
46. Cover image for 'Disability in Twentieth-Century German Culture'
Carol Poore

A groundbreaking exploration of disability in Germany, from the Weimar Republic to present-day reunified Germany

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Ebook 2010 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Disability in Twentieth-Century German Culture"
47. Cover image for 'Revels in Madness'
Insanity in Medicine and Literature
Allen Thiher
A sweeping survey of how notions of madness have been represented in medicine and literature from the Greeks to the present
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Revels in Madness"
48. Cover image for 'Bodies in Commotion'
Disability and Performance
Edited by Carrie Sandahl and Philip Auslander
The first collection to explore the lively intersection of performance studies and disability studies, provoking new ways of looking at body, space, spectatorship, and identity
Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "Bodies in Commotion"
49. Cover image for 'The Accidental Teacher'
Life Lessons from My Silent Son
An Autism Memoir
Annie Lubliner Lehmann

A mother's honest, unvarnished, and touching memoir about the life lessons she learned from a son with autism

Format Publication year Price Status Purchasing option
Ebook 2009 Available View Purchasing Options for Ebook, "The Accidental Teacher"
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The University of Michigan Press offers many titles as electronic books in EPUB, PDF, Kindle, and Audiobook formats.

Our EPUB and PDFs may be read using free Adobe Digital Editions software. Digital Editions is available for PC, Mac, major mobile platforms, and many e-reader devices. Visit the Adobe Digital Editions Supported Ebook Devices page for a complete list of e-reader devices that are compatible with the software and their FAQ page for other questions about the software.

Available Ebook reading systems vary widely in their support for accessibility features. For EPUB, visit EPUB Test for accessibility support information for specific platforms. Contact us if you have a question about the best reading system for your needs at umpress.accessibility@umich.edu.

Our Ebooks are currently offered under a single-user license, which means that your Ebook can be accessed by using one Adobe ID. Any computer authorized to this Adobe ID will be able to open the file. Learn more at the Adobe ID and Membership FAQ page.

UMP is pleased to provide customers an easy, convenient, and environmentally-friendly way to buy and read great books. For more information on how to order Ebooks, visit our Ordering page.


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