Reviews

Author: 
Roy Hanes, Ivan Brown, Nancy E. Hansen, eds.
Reviewer: 
Michael Rembis

Rembis on Hanes and Brown and Hansen, 'The Routledge History of Disability'

Roy Hanes, Ivan Brown, Nancy E. Hansen, eds. The Routledge History of Disability. Routledge Histories Series. Abingdon: Routledge, 2017. 540 pp. $225.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-138-19357-4.

Reviewed by Michael Rembis (University at Buffalo (SUNY)) Published on H-Disability (October, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Author: 
Jessica L. Adler
Reviewer: 
Shu Wan

Wan on Adler, 'Burdens of War: Creating the United States Veterans Health System'

Jessica L. Adler. Burdens of War: Creating the United States Veterans Health System. Reconfiguring American Political History Series. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2017. x + 353 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4214-2287-9.

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

Author: 
Reja-e Busailah
Reviewer: 
Sandy M. Sufian

Sufian on Busailah, 'In the Land of My Birth: A Palestinian Boyhood'

Reja-e Busailah. In the Land of My Birth: A Palestinian Boyhood. Washington, DC: Institute for Palestine Studies, 2017. xx + 371 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-88728-000-9.

Reviewed by Sandy M. Sufian (University of Illinois at Chicago) Published on H-Disability (October, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Author: 
Jennifer L. Lambe
Reviewer: 
Michael Murphy

Murphy on Lambe, 'Madhouse: Psychiatry and Politics in Cuban History'

Jennifer L. Lambe. Madhouse: Psychiatry and Politics in Cuban History. Envisioning Cuba Series. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. 344 pp. $32.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-3102-8; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-3101-1.

Reviewed by Michael Murphy (Mississippi State University) Published on H-Disability (October, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Author: 
Agneta Pleijel
Reviewer: 
Anna Derksen

Derksen on Pleijel, 'Sister and Brother: A Family Story'

Agneta Pleijel. Sister and Brother: A Family Story. Translated by Harald Hille. Washington, DC: Gallaudet University Press, 2018. 248 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-944838-20-1.

Reviewed by Anna Derksen (Leiden University) Published on H-Disability (October, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

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Author: 
David M. Turner, Daniel Blackie
Reviewer: 
Pamela L. Dale

Dale on Turner and Blackie, 'Disability in the Industrial Revolution: Physical Impairment in British Coalmining, 1780-1880'

David M. Turner, Daniel Blackie. Disability in the Industrial Revolution: Physical Impairment in British Coalmining, 1780-1880. Disability History Series. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2018. 264 pp. $115.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5261-1815-8.

Reviewed by Pamela L. Dale (University of Exeter) Published on H-Disability (October, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Author: 
Eunjung Kim
Reviewer: 
Shu Wan

Wan on Kim, 'Curative Violence: Rehabilitating Disability, Gender, and Sexuality in Modern Korea'

Eunjung Kim. Curative Violence: Rehabilitating Disability, Gender, and Sexuality in Modern Korea. Durham: Duke University Press, 2017. Illustrations. xii + 300 pp. $25.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-6288-3; $99.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8223-6277-7.

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

Author: 
Elizabeth S. Mathews
Reviewer: 
Coreen McGuire

McGuire on Mathews, 'Language, Power, and Resistance: Mainstreaming Deaf Education'

Elizabeth S. Mathews. Language, Power, and Resistance: Mainstreaming Deaf Education. Washington, DC: Gallaudet University Press, 2017. 192 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-944838-04-1.

Reviewed by Coreen McGuire (University of Bristol) Published on H-Disability (September, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Author: 
Susan C. Lawrence
Reviewer: 
Pat Reynolds

Reynolds on Lawrence, 'Privacy and the Past: Research, Law, Archives, Ethics'

Susan C. Lawrence. Privacy and the Past: Research, Law, Archives, Ethics. Critical Issues in Health and Medicine. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 2016. 188 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8135-7436-3.

Reviewed by Pat Reynolds (independent scholar) Published on H-Disability (September, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Author: 
Nandini Ghosh, ed.
Reviewer: 
Shubhangi G. Mehrotra

Mehrotra on Ghosh, 'Interrogating Disability in India: Theory and Practice'

Nandini Ghosh, ed. Interrogating Disability in India: Theory and Practice. Dynamics of Asian Development Series. New York: Springer, 2017. 198 pp. $109.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-81-322-3593-4.

Reviewed by Shubhangi G. Mehrotra (SUNY at Buffalo) Published on H-Disability (August, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Author: 
Kathleen M. Brian, James W. Trent, eds.
Reviewer: 
Deborah Fratz

Fratz on Brian and Trent, 'Phallacies: Historical Intersections of Disability and Masculinity'

Kathleen M. Brian, James W. Trent, eds. Phallacies: Historical Intersections of Disability and Masculinity. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. 368 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-045899-7.

Reviewed by Deborah Fratz (University of Wisconsin-Whitewater) Published on H-Disability (August, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Author: 
Jennifer Wallis
Reviewer: 
Lynsey Cullen

Cullen on Wallis, 'Investigating the Body in the Victorian Asylum: Doctors, Patients, and Practices'

Jennifer Wallis. Investigating the Body in the Victorian Asylum: Doctors, Patients, and Practices. Mental Health in Historical Perspective Series. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017. Illustrations. 276 pp. $31.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-319-56713-6.

Reviewed by Lynsey Cullen (University of Leicester) Published on H-Disability (August, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Author: 
David Scrimgeour
Reviewer: 
Morag Allan Campbell

Campbell on Scrimgeour, 'Proper People: Early Asylum Life in the Words of Those Who Were There'

David Scrimgeour. Proper People: Early Asylum Life in the Words of Those Who Were There. York: York Publishing Services Ltd, 2016. 468 pp. $142.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-9933715-0-9.

Reviewed by Morag Allan Campbell (University of St Andrews) Published on H-Disability (August, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

Author: 
Sarah J. Melcher, Mikeal C. Parsons, Amos Yong, eds.
Reviewer: 
Tim Vermande

Vermande on Melcher and Parsons and Yong, 'The Bible and Disability: A Commentary'

Sarah J. Melcher, Mikeal C. Parsons, Amos Yong, eds. The Bible and Disability: A Commentary. Waco: Baylor University Press, 2017. xi + 498 pp. $59.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-60258-621-5; $79.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4813-0853-3.

Author: 
Jasbir K. Puar
Reviewer: 
M. Lynn Rose

Rose on Puar, 'The Right to Maim: Debility, Capacity, Disability'

Jasbir K. Puar. The Right to Maim: Debility, Capacity, Disability. Durham: Duke University Press, 2017. 296 pp. $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-6918-9.

Reviewed by M. Lynn Rose (American University of Iraq, Sulaimani) Published on H-Disability (July, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)

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