Vol 27, No 4 (2007)

The State of Disability in Israel/Palestine

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18061/dsq.v27i4

Table of Contents

Prefatory Matter

Editors' Preface
Brenda Brueggemann

Special Topic: The State of Disability in Israel/Palestine

The State of Disability in Israel/Palestine: An Introduction
Liat Ben Moshe, Sumi Colligan
Mental Hygiene and Disability in the Zionist Project
Sandy Sufian
Sagit Mor
Noam Ostrander, Eynat Shevil
Shifra Kisch
Carolyn Gutman
Hila Rimon-Greenspan
Disability Policies and Protests in Israel
Sharon Barnartt, Rachel Rotman
Israel Sykes, Eyal Menashe, Elliot Lazerwitz, Ayala Vlodavsky, Limor Zaga-Shabbat
Dina Feldman
Neta Ziv


Kristen Garrison
Chris Forlin, Umesh Sharma, Tim Loreman
Sampada Gandhi, Denise Goobic Palermo, Bernadette West

Cultural Commentary

Cultural Commentary: In Search of a Miracle Pill
Santiago Solis
Cultural Commentary
Rosemarie Garland-Thomson

Creative Works

Gonna Buy You a Mockingbird
K.C. Harmon

Book and Film Reviews

Thomas Fahy. Freak Shows and the Modern American Imagination: Constructing the Damaged Body from Willa Cather to Truman Capote
Victoria Kannen
Diane Pothier and Richard Devlin, eds. Critical Disability Theory: Essays in Philosophy, Politics, and Law.
Tim Thompson
Robert McRuer. Crip Theory: Cultural Signs of Queerness and Disability
Alina Bennett
Lucia Perillo. I've Heard the Vultures Singing: Field Notes on Poetry, Illness, and Nature
Laurie Clements Lambeth