Chapter 1. Beyond the Myths: Representing People with Down Syndrome

  1. Monica Cuskelly1,
  2. Anne Jobling1 and
  3. Susan Buckley2
  1. Jan Gothard

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470777886.ch1

Down Syndrome Across the Life Span

Down Syndrome Across the Life Span

How to Cite

Gothard, J. (2008) Beyond the Myths: Representing People with Down Syndrome, in Down Syndrome Across the Life Span (eds M. Cuskelly, A. Jobling and S. Buckley), Whurr Publishers Ltd, London, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470777886.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 1

    University of Queensland

  2. 2

    University of Portsmouth

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 DEC 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781861562302

Online ISBN: 9780470777886

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Keywords:

  • down syndrome;
  • disability;
  • research;
  • speech therapy;
  • oral historians

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Background

  • Limitations of the oral history approach

  • Written representations

  • Alternative modes of representation

  • Conclusions

  • References