Constructing (In)Competence: Disabling Evaluations in Clinical and Social Interaction

Madeline Maxwell (Editor), Judith F. Duchan (Editor) and Dana Kovarsky (Editor)

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 392 pages

File size: 3.2 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

How do we define speech and language problems in different contexts? This book offers a much-needed analysis of the ways in which the social & cultural backgrounds & assumptions of assessors & assessees interact to determine a label of incompetence.