Useful Publications from Newsletter 3
Disabled Children in a Society at War: a Casebook from Bosnia. 1997
This book describes the move from institutional care to integration in the community. It presents the social model of disability in a post-communist society.
£7.95 or $12.95
ISBN: 0 85598 373 6
Gender & Disability: Women’s Experiences in the Middle East. 1997
Case studies from Lebanon, Yemen and Palestine illustrate issues of gender and disability
£7.95 or $9.95
ISBN: 0 85598 363 9
These two Oxfam publications are available from: Oxfam Publishing, BEBC, PO Box 1496, Parkstone, Dorset, BH12 3YD, UK.
Tel: +44 1865 313922 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or David Philip Publishers PO Box 23408, Claremont, Cape Town 7735, South Africa. Tel: +27 21 644136, Fax: +27 21 643358
In Our Own Words: Disability and Integration in Morocco. 1995
An SCF publication. £9.95 + £ 1.50 postage and packing.
An analysis of SCF’s work in Morrocco focusing on CBR, children’s participation and the particular needs of disabled women and female care givers.
Available from: SCF Publications, 17 Grove Lane, London SE5 8RD Fax: +44 171 708 2508
Disaffection and Inclusion: Merton’s mainstream approach to difficult behaviour.
Price: £ 7, available from the Centre for Studies in Inclusive Education, 1 Redland Close, Elm Lane, Redland, Bristol BS6 6UE, UK Fax: +44 117 923 8460
ISBN: 1 8720 0157 2
Let’s communicate: a handbook for people working with children with communication difficulties.
Co-published by WHO, UNICEF and Ministry of Health in Zimbabwe. 1997.
This is a series of booklets on a range of communication issues.
Available free from: Ms. Sonia Florisses, Disability and Rehabilitation Team. Reference: WHO/RHB 971. WHO, CH-1211, Geneve 27, Switzerland.
UN Convention on the Rights of the Child Training Kit. International Save the Children Alliance. Price SEK 336.
This is invaluable for anyone engaged in training and education work in the field of child rights.
Available from: Radda Barnen, 10788 Stockholm, Sweden Fax: +46 8698 9012
Understanding the Development of Inclusive Schools.
This offers suggestions as to how schools and classrooms can be developed in order to reach out to all learners.
ISBN No: 0 7507 0734 8, paperback, price: £14.95
Effective practice in inclusion and in special and mainstream schools working together.
Mel Ainscow, Peter Farrell, Dave Tweddle & George Malki.
This is based on a study of policies for inclusive education.
Available from: DFEE Publications, PO Box 5050, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 6XQ.
Ref: RR91 Price: £4.95
Listening to Sounds and Sign: Trends in Deaf Education and Communication. 1998.
Prabaker Immanuel, Claudia Koenig, Sian Tesni (editors).
This is a collection of articles about deafness in India. Available from Christoffel Blinden Mission, Nibleungenstrasse 124, D-64625 Bensheim, Germany. Fax: +49 62 51 13 11 65. E-mail CBM_Bensheim@compuserve.com.
Price: 200Rupees (from CBM £2-3) or Books for Change, 8 Wood Street, Ashok Nagar, Bangalore 560 025, India.
Low Vision Guidelines for Itinerant Teachers, Class Teachers, Rehabilitation, Social Workers and Parents. 1998.
Gladys Nyaga. Available from: Sight Savers International, PO Box 34690, Nairobi, Kenya. Fax: +254 2 505548