Family and Disability Studies Initiative

Books and Chapters

McConnell, D. & Savage, A. (in press). The Ecocultural Project of Family Life. In C. Forlin (Ed.) Working with Families for Inclusive Education: Navigating Identity, Opportunity and Belonging. International Perspectives on Inclusive Education, Volume 10. Emerald Group Publishing Limited.

Feldman, M., Cruz, V., Hay, J., McConnell, D. & Tardif-Williams, C. (2011). A Right to Parent: Supports for Parents with Intellectual Disabilities and their Children (pp. 169-182). In D. Griffiths, F. Owen & S.L. Watson (Eds.), Human Rights Agenda: An Action Plan to Advance the Rights of Persons with Intellectual Disabilities. Brock University Press.

Aunos, M., Pacheco, L., & Moxness, K. (2010). Turning rights into realities in Québec, Canada. Parents with Intellectual Disabilities: Past, Present and Futures, West Sussex, Wiley-Blackwell, 189-204.

Llewellyn G & McConnell D (2010). You have to prove yourself all the time: people with learning disability parenting. In G Grant, P Goward, M Richardson, P Ramcharan (Eds.), Learning Disability: A life cycle approach to valuing people (2nd Edition). Open University Press.

Llewellyn, G., Traustadottir, R., McConnell, D. & Bjorg Sigurjonsdott, H. (2010). Parents with Intellectual Disabilities: Past, Present and Futures. West Sussex: Wiley-Blackwell.

McConnell, D. (2009). Disability and Discrimination in the child welfare system: Parents with intellectual disabilities. Saarbucken, Germany: VDM Verlag Dr. Muller.

Llewellyn G & McConnell D (2005). You have to prove yourself all the time: people with learning disability parenting (pp. 441-467). In G Grant, P Goward, M Richardson, P Ramcharan (Eds.), Learning Disability: A life cycle approach to valuing people. Open University Press.

Llewellyn G & McConnell D (2004). Mothering capacity and social milieu (pp. 174-192). In S Esdail & J Olsen (Eds.), Mothering Occupations: Challenge, Agency and Participation. FA Davis.