Scandinavian Journal of Disability Research is about to move publishing models, from closed access with Taylor & Francis to Open Access with Stockholm University Press. The journal archive will be added to this new website gradually during November/December 2017. The 2018 volume will be published here in January 2018. Stay tuned for more news.
Scandinavian Journal of Disability Research is an international peer-reviewed journal aiming to disseminate leading social research on disability.
The journal’s defining characteristic is a focus on the relationship between persons with disabilities and their environments, it is multi-disciplinary in scope incorporating research from a variety of perspectives including:
- Cultural Studies
Special Section Editors: Damian Milton, Mitzi Waltz & Hanna Bertilsdotter Rosqvist
Submission deadline: May 31st, 2018
Publication date: Q1 2019
We are at a crucial point in the development of critical autism studies. While there has been a growth in publications and events on this topic, there is also a growing divide between autistic-led and other scholarship in the area (Milton, 2016). Furthermore, critical research on neurodivergent ways of being different than autism, such as ADHD, is often situated outside of Disability Studies, primarily within the fields of medical sociology or critical mental health.
Read more about what kind of content the editors are looking for here (click to download PDF).
If you are interested in contributing to this special issue, please submit your paper online according to the instructions for authors.
Contact the Corresponding Guest Editor Damian Milton if you have any questions: firstname.lastname@example.org
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