Richard Olsen and Harriet Clarke

in Parenting and disability

Published by Policy Press

Published in print April 2003 | ISBN: 9781861343642
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9781447302902 | DOI:

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This chapter concludes with some potentially fruitful areas of future research on parenting and disability. It looks at the different challenges for disability theory, policy, and practice, and reveals a new direction for the field that provides more equal opportunities. The chapter reviews the meaning attached to domestic and ‘caring’ work in the context of children and parents, before finally highlighting some possible avenues for future research.

Keywords: future research; parenting and disability; disability theory; domestic work; caring work; children and parents

Chapter.  2674 words. 

Subjects: Health, Illness, and Medicine

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