Vol 26, No 4 (2006)

Religion and Spirituality, Part 2

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18061/dsq.v26i4

Table of Contents

Prefatory Matter

Editors' Preface
Beth Haller, Corinne Kirchner
News and Notes
Susan Baglieri


Economics of disability: An empirical study of disability and employment in the Bangladesh district of Chuadanga
Jahan Chowdhury, Dermot Foley
'Welcome to the Atrocity Exhibition': Ian Curtis, Rock Death, and Disability
David Church
Toward an Archetypal Psychology of Disability Based on the Hephaestus Myth
William Ebenstein
The Disabled Male Gaze: Expressions of Desire and Emotion in Rory O'Shea Was Here
Michael Gill
RECIPIENT OF THE 2005 IRVING K. ZOLA AWARD FOR EMERGING SCHOLARS IN DISABILITY STUDIES: 'It Is For The Mother': Feminists' Rhetorics of Disability During the American Eugenics Period
Sharon Lamp

Theme Section: Religion and Spirituality, Part 2

Theological Accessibility: The Contribution of Disability
Deborah Creamer
A Statistical Note on the Religiosity of Persons with Disabilities
Gerry Hendershot
Reclaiming Agency, Ensuring Survival: Disabled Urban Ghanaian Women's Negotiations of Church and Family Belonging
Denise M. Nepveux

Religion and Spirituality, Part 2: Commentary

Signs of the Times: Theological Themes in the Changing Forms of Ministries and Spiritual Supports with People with Disabilities
William Gaventa

Cultural Commentary

Review Essay: Educational Perspectives on the Encyclopedia of Disability, in Three Parts
Kathy-Anne Jordan, Rachel Oppenheim, Jean Y. Wong, Carrie Snow

Book and Film Reviews

Deaf Learners: Developments in Curriculum and Instruction
Carol L. Adams-Means
Disability Culture Poetry: The Sound of the Bones. A Literary Essay
Petra Kuppers
Little People, Big World
Betty M. Adelson
Review Essay: Thinking about rights: A Review of Disability Rights
Allan H. Macurdy
Recovered, Not Cured: A Journey through Schizophrenia
Hannah Anderson
Apologia for Comparative Culture: A Neophyte's Reflections on the Sixth Annual Multiple Perspectives on Access, Inclusion, and Disability Conference at OSU
Jerome F. Shapiro
Beyond Disability: The Fe Fe Stories
Sarah Boslaugh
Sparrows on Wheels
Johnson Cheu
Between Myself and Them: Stories of Disability and Difference
Nancy E. Hansen
Entrepreneurship, Self-Employment and Disabilities
Linda Holloway
The Rising of Lotus Flowers: Self Education by Deaf Children in Thai Boarding Schools
Mitchell A. Kaplan
The Prosthetic Impulse: From a Posthuman Present to a Biocultural Future
C. Richard King
David Kornhaber
Miracle Workers
Alana Kumbier
Radical History Review 94
Martha May
The Puzzle Club: Brain Injury Survivors Talk and The Making of the Puzzle Club
Denese M. Neu
Crip Theory: Cultural Signs of Queerness and Disability
C. Bríd Nicholson
Too Late to Die Young and Accidents of Nature
Carrie Griffin Basas
Surgically Shaping Children: Technology, Ethics, and the Pursuit of Normality
Kathleen LeBesco
Encounters with the Invisible. Unseen Illness, Controversy, and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Manon S. Parry
Cultural Locations of Disability
Peter L. Waldman
Sprout Film Festival: John and Michael; Nothing to Fear — Behind the Scenes
MJ Robinson
Community Disability Services: An Evidence-Based Approach to Practice
Pearl Subban
Disability in Medieval Europe: Thinking about physical impairment during the high Middle Ages, c. 1100-1400
Edward Wheatley
The Remains of War: Bodies, Politics, and the Search for American Soldiers Unaccounted For in Southeast Asia
Cynthia Wu