An Oral History of the Special Olympics in China Volume 2

The Movement

by William P. Alford, Mei Liao, Fengming Cui

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Book Description

This open book contains the oral histories that were inspired by the work of the Special Olympics in conjunction with the 50th anniversary of its founding. The foreword and prefatory materials provide an overview of the Special Olympics and its growth in the People’s Republic of China. The sections that follow record interview transcripts of individuals with intellectual disabilities living in Shanghai. In addition to chronicling the involvement of these individuals and their families in the Special Olympics movement, the interview transcripts also capture their daily lives and how they have navigated school and work.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY-NC-ND). You can download An Oral History of the Special Olympics in China Volume 2 ebook for free in PDF format (6.2 MB).

Book Details

Subject
Sociology and Social Sciences
Publisher
Springer
Published
2020
Pages
574
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9789811551277
ISBN10
9811551278
ISBN13 Digital
9789811551284
ISBN10 Digital
9811551286
PDF Size
6.2 MB
License
CC BY-NC-ND

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