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Tuesday, 9 February 2016

New book: 'Here to Stay'

Eleanor Bailey is on the cover.
Here to Stay: Americans with intellectual and developmental disabilities, Michael T Bailey, February 2016
People with intellectual disabilities are virtually absent from American history. Why? Where are their voices? Why institutions? Why eugenics? Are things getting better? What is the future? These and other issues are addressed as well as commentary on the history of the US, exclusion and steps to gain real membership in the American dream.

Michael T. Bailey is past president of the National Disability Rights Network as well as Disability Rights Oregon. Author of Special Education: A Parent's Guide to a Child's Success. A member of ADAPT he is the father of a young woman with an intellectual disability. (Publisher's note).
Here to Stay is widely available from online booksellers. A Kindle edition will be available soon.

Added 25/02/2016: Here to Stay is now available for Kindle, from the Amazon Australia online store.

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