H-Disability is a scholarly network that explores the multitude of historical issues surrounding the experience and phenomenon of 'disability.' H-Disability was established in response to the growing academic interest and expanding scholarly literature on issues of disability throughout the world.

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Short-term Travel Awards (National Museum of American History)

Short-term Travel Awards at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History: Travel Research in Equity Collections (TREC)

To encourage use of its equity-related collections, the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History offers 4 short-term travel awards for researchers to come to the Museum and use the Archives Center's 20,000 cubic feet of archival materials. Each recipient is awarded a lump sum of $1,500. to support 10 days of research in residence.

Author: 
William B. Swett
Reviewer: 
Pauline Guerin

Guerin on Swett, 'Adventures of a Deaf-Mute and Other Short Pieces'

William B. Swett. Adventures of a Deaf-Mute and Other Short Pieces. Gallaudet Classics in Deaf Studies Series. Washington, DC: Gallaudet University Press, 2017. 128 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-56368-683-2.

Reviewed by Pauline Guerin (Independent Scholar) Published on H-Disability (July, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Author: 
Jie Yang
Reviewer: 
Shu Wan

Wan on Yang, 'Mental Health in China: Change, Tradition and Therapeutic Governance'

Jie Yang. Mental Health in China: Change, Tradition and Therapeutic Governance. Newark: Polity Press, 2017. 262 pp. $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5095-0296-7.

Reviewed by Shu Wan (University of Iowa) Published on H-Disability (July, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=52757

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