Gender Studies

Disabling Domesticity by Michael Rembis

By Michael Rembis

Bringing jointly quite a number authors from the multidisciplinary box of incapacity experiences, this booklet makes use of incapacity and the stories of disabled humans dwelling within the usa and Canada to discover and study dynamic websites of human interplay in either old and modern contexts to supply readers with new methods of envisioning domestic, care, and relatives. participants to Disabling Domesticity specialise in the various household websites the place intimate – and interdependent – human family members are shaped and maintained.  Analyzing domesticity in the course of the lens of incapacity forces readers to imagine in new methods approximately kinfolk and family types, care paintings, an ethic of care, reproductive exertions, gendered and generational conflicts and cooperation, growing older, dependence, and native and worldwide economies and political structures, partially via bringing the suggestion of interdependence, which undergirds the entire chapters during this e-book, into the foreground.

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