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Author Mattlin, Ben, 1962-

Title Miracle boy grows up : how the disability rights revolution saved my sanity / Ben Mattlin.

Imprint New York : Skyhorse Pub., c2012.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    92 MATTLIN,B    Available
Description xii, 194 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Contents Two Roads Diverged in Apartment 2B -- Disability as a Social Condition -- Divorce, Bar Mitzvahs, and Preadolescence : Wasn't My Life Hard Enough? -- My Unfortunate, Life-changing Incarceration -- The End of Childhood -- Maman Est Morte -- What I Gained and Lost in College -- If No One Notices a Disability, Does It Really Exist? -- Becoming more Disabled -- Nesting -- The Bubble Bursts -- The Ghanian Connection.
Subject Mattlin, Ben, 1962-
Spinal muscular atrophy -- Patients -- United States -- Biography.
People with disabilities -- United States -- Biography.
Authors with disabilities -- United States -- Biography.
People with disabilities -- Civil rights -- United States.
Social movements -- United States.
ISBN 9781616087319 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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