Fear, pity and disgust: emotions and the non-disabled imaginary

Bill Hughes

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Book abstract: The Routledge Handbook of Disability Studies takes a multidisciplinary approach to disability and provides an authoritative and up-to-date overview of the main issues in the field around the world today. Adopting an international perspective and consisting entirely of newly commissioned chapters arranged thematically, it surveys the state of the discipline, examining emerging and cutting edge areas as well as core areas of contention.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationRoutledge Handbook of Disability Studies
EditorsN. Watson, A. Roulstone, C. Thomas
Place of PublicationLondon
Number of pages12
ISBN (Print)978-0-415-57400-6
Publication statusPublished - 2012


  • disability studies
  • sociology


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