Intellectual Disability: Ethics, Dehumanization and a New Moral Community

  • Publish Date: 2013-05-13
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Author: Heather Keith;Kenneth D. Keith
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Intellectual Disability: Ethics, Dehumanization, and a New Moral Community presents an interdisciplinary exploration of the roots and evolution of the dehumanization of people with intellectual disabilities.

  • Examines the roots of disability ethics from a psychological, philosophical, and educational perspective
  • Presents a coherent, sustained moral perspective in examining the historical dehumanization of people with diminished cognitive abilities
  • Includes a series of narratives and case descriptions to illustrate arguments
  • Reveals the importance of an interdisciplinary understanding of the social construction of intellectual disability