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Everybody's different : understanding and changing our reactions to disabilities

Author: Nancy B Miller; Catherine C Sammons
Publisher: Baltimore : Paul H. Brookes Pub. Co., ©1999.
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Featuring awareness activities that show us how we see differences, this book helps us enrich our interactions with people who have disability differences. The authors explore how our reactions to and beliefs about disabilities influence our progress toward an inclusive society and share their innovative approach to becoming more at ease with the concept of disability.
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Miller, Nancy B., 1939-
Everybody's different.
Baltimore : Paul H. Brookes Pub. Co., ©1999
(OCoLC)607126624
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy B Miller; Catherine C Sammons
ISBN: 1557663599 9781557663597
OCLC Number: 40354786
Description: xx, 359 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: 1. Differences in Everyday Life --
2. About Disability Differences --
3. Understanding Your Reactions to Disability Differences --
4. The 4D Approach --
5. People Who Look Different --
6. People Who Move Differently --
7. People Who Communicate Differently --
8. People Who Behave Differently --
9. People Who Learn Differently --
10. People with Nonvisible Disabilities --
11. Understanding and Guiding Children's Reactions to Differences --
12. Expanding Our Vision.
Responsibility: by Nancy B. Miller and Catherine C. Sammons.

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