Publisher : Springer
ISBN-10 : 1071608878
ISBN-13 : 978-1071608876
ASIN : B08JYZ36WL
In this new edition, the editors and contributors update and expand on the educational framework that was introduced in the first edition for rethinking disability in public health study and practice and for attaining the competencies that should accompany this knowledge.
The second edition highlights key areas of research that have emerged since the first edition was published. This edition includes new and updated chapters that have particular relevance for public health practice:
•Disability, Intersectionality, and Inequity: Life in the Margins
•Disability and Health Programs: Emerging Partners
•Children with Special Healthcare Needs
•Disasters and Disability: Rhetoric and Reality
•Inter-relationship of Health Insurance and Employment for People with Disabilities
•Public Health, Work, and Disability
•Actions to Prepare a Competent Workforce
Public Health Perspectives on Disability: Science, Social Justice, Ethics, and Beyond, 2nd Edition, is an essential resource for public health educators and practitioners as well as students in graduate schools of public health throughout the United States.