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  1. 1. Creative Disability Classification Systems The case of Greece, 1990-2015

    Detta är en avhandling från Örebro : Örebro University

    Författare :Antonia Pavli; Örebro universitet.; [2017]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; classification system; statistics; medicalization; disability movement; disability fraud; corporatism; economic crisis; STS; disability theory; Handikappvetenskap; Disability Science;

    Sammanfattning : Disability classification systems belong to the core of states’ social/disability policies through which persons with disabilities are classified as eligible or ineligible for having access to disability allowances. The study of disability classification systems has stimulated the interest of several scholars from the broader area of disability studies. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Disability and gender : Autonomy as an indication of adulthood

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Karin Barron; Uppsala universitet.; [1997]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Sociology; Autonomy; disability; gender; youth; adulthood; adult identity; normality; ethics; Sociologi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Sociology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Sociologi; Sociology; sociologi;

    Sammanfattning : The overall aim of this dissertation was initially to examine the relationship between a continuedrequirement of practical assistance in adult life and autonomy. As the work has proceeded, thefocus has come to increasingly be on identifying social obstacles to autonomy, particularly fordisabled young women. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Definitions of Disability in Social Sciences Methodological Perspectives

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Lars Grönvik; Uppsala universitet.; [2007]
    Nyckelord :Sociology; disability; concept analysis; methodology; definitions; disability research; Sociologi;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation examines how disability researchers define disability. It is based on four studies. The first describes different definitions of disability in disability research. The second study is a conceptual analysis of the use of disability in a sample of disability research classics. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Functioning and disability in adults with hearing loss the preparatory studies in the ICF Core sets for hearing loss project

    Detta är en avhandling från Örebro : Örebro university

    Författare :Sarah Granberg; Örebro universitet.; [2015]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; hearing loss; adults; ICF; classification; functioning; disability; linking; Handikappvetenskap; Disability Science;

    Sammanfattning : Hearing loss (HL) is a health condition that affects more than 360 million people worldwide. The findings from previous research point at the adverse relationship between adults with hearing loss and important aspects of everyday life such as social relations, communication and work-related tasks. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Mathematical Learning Disability Cognitive Conditions, Development and Predictions

    Detta är en avhandling från Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Författare :Rickard Östergren; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2013]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Mathematical learning disability; dyscalculia; mathematical cognition; number sense; Matematiska inlärningssvårigheter; dyskalkyli; matematisk kognition; antalsuppfattning;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of the present thesis was to test and contrast hypotheses about the cognitive conditions that support the development of mathematical learning disability (MLD). Following hypotheses were tested in the thesis: a) domain general deficit, the deficit is primarily located in the domain general systems such as the working memory, b) number sense deficit, the deficit is located in the innate approximate number system (ANS), c) numerosity coding deficit, the deficit is located to a exact number representation system, d) access deficit, the deficit is in the mapping between symbols and the innate number representational system (e. LÄS MER