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Altschuler, Sari. "'He That Hath an Ear to Hear': Deaf America and the Second Great Awakening" Disability Studies Quarterly 31 (1, 2011).
Ashley, Benedict. Theologies of the Body: Humanist and Christian. Braintree: Pope John XIII Medical-Moral Research and Education Center, 1995.
Avalos, Hector; Melcher, Sarah J.; and Schipper, Jeremy (Eds.). This Abled Body: Rethinking Disabilities in Biblical Studies. Society of biblical Literature, 2007.
Belousek, Paula Snyder. "Too deep for words: Learning about prayer from people with developmental disabilities" Vision (7, #2: 42-47) Fall 2006. ATLA Permalink
Bishop, Marilyn, editor. Religion and Disability. Kansas City: Sheed & Ward, 1995.
Bottomley, Frank. Attitudes to the Body in Western Christendom. London: Lepus, 1979.
Black, Kathy. A Healing Homiletic: Preaching and Disability.. Nashville: Abingdon Press, 1996.
Bowker, John. Problems of Suffering in Religions of the World. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1970.
Burch, Susan (ed). Encyclopedia of American Disability History. 3 volumes. New York: Facts on File, 2009. ISBN 978-0-8160-7030-5. Brian Grossman, H-Net Review.
Bynum, Caroline Walker. Fragmentation and Redemption: Essays on Gender and the Human Body in Medieval Religion. New York: Zone Books, 1991.
Bynum, Caroline Walker. The Resurrection of the Body in Western Christianity 200-1336. New York: Columbia University Press, 1995.
Calabro, Tina. "Breaking Down Barriers" Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, April 5, 2005.
Creamer, Deborah. 1995. "Finding God in our bodies: theology from the perspective of people with Disabilities," Journal of Religion in Disability and Rehabilitation 2(2):67-87.
Dorman, Anke. "Disability in the Hebrew Bible: Interpreting Mental and Physical Differences," Journal for the Study of Judaism 41(3)(2010): 417-418.
Drimmer, Jonathan. "Cripples, Overcomers, and Civil Rights: Tracing the evolution of federal legislation and social policy for people with disabilities," UCLA Law Review 40 (1993) 1341-end.
Eiesland, Nancy. The Disabled God: Toward a Liberatory Theology of Disability. Nashville: Abingdon, 1994.
Eiesland, Nancy and Donald Saliers, editors. Human Disability and the Service of God: Reassessing Religious Practice. Nashville: Abingdon, 1998.
Ethnographica: Journal on Culture and Disability, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven.
Goodey, C. F. A History of Intelligence and 'Intellectual Disability': The Shaping of Psychology in Early Modern Europe. Farnham: Ashgate, 2011. Review by James W. Trent at Reviews in History.
Haj, F. Disability in Antiquity. New York: Philosophical Library, 1970.
Jones-Stiteler, Valerie C. "Singing without a Voice: Using Disability Images in the Language of Public Worship" Liturgical Ministry 1(1992): 140-142.
Kamionkowski, S. and W. Kim, editors. Bodies, Embodiment, and Theology of the Hebrew Bible. New York: T&T Clark, 2010. Johan H. Coetzee review at RBL.
Kriegel, Leonard. "Uncle Tom and Tiny Tim" American Scholar 38:3 (1969).
Linker, Beth. "Shooting Disabled Soldiers: Medicine and Photography in World War I America," Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences 39 (2010): 1-34.
Lubet, Alex. Music, Disability, and Society. Temple University Press, 2010.
McNair, Jeff. "Knowledge, Faith Development, and Religious Education that Includes All" Journal of Religion, Disability & Health 14 (2010): 186-203.
Metzler, Irina. "Disability in the Middle Ages: Impairment at the intersection of historical inquiry and disability studies" History Compass 9 (1, January 2011): 45-60.
Miles, M. "Some Historical notes on religions, Ideologies and the Handicapped," Al Mushir 23 (1981): 125-134.
Nouwen, Henri J. M. Adam: God's Beloved. Maryknoll: Orbis Books, 1997.
Nouwen, Henri J. M. Road to Daybreak, The: A Spiritual Journey. New York: Doubleday Image, 1988.
Nouwen, Henri J. M. Wounded Healer, The: Ministry in Contemporary Society. New York: Doubleday Image, 1972.
Olyan, Saul M. "The Ascription of Physical Disability as a Stigmatizing Strategy in Biblical Iconic Polemics" Journal of the Hebrew Scriptures 9:14
Parsons, Mikeal C. Body and Character in Luke and Acts: The Subversion of Physiognomy in Early Christianity Waco: Baylor University Press, 2011
Prouser, Ora Horn. Esau's Blessing: How the Bible embraces those with Special Needs. Teaneck: Ben Yehuda Press, 2011.
Putney, Clifford. Muscular Christianity: manhood and sports in Protestant America, 1880-1920. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2001.
Rosen, Christine. Preaching Eugenics: Religious Leaders and the American Eugenics Movement. New York: Oxford University Press, 2004.
Schipper, Jeremy, and Candida Moss, eds., Disability Studies and Biblical Literature. New York: Macmillan, 2011. Amos Yong, H-Net review.
Simon, Rachel, Riding the Bus with my Sister: A True Life Journey (Tenth Anniversary Edition). New York: Grand Central Publishing, 2013, 978-1-4555-2616-1.Review by Tim Vermande.
Stauffer, Anita, "Worship and Culture: Five Theses," Studia Liturgica 26.
Swinton, John "Who is the God We Worship? Theologies of Disability; Challenges and New Possibilities" International Journal of Practical Theology 14 (2011): 273-307.
tenBroek, Jacobus."The Right to Live in the World: The Disabled in the Law of Torts" California Law Review 54 (#2, May 1966).
Turner, Wendy J. and Tory Vandeventer Pearman, eds. The Treatment of Disabled Persons in Medieval Europe: Examining Disability in the Historical, Legal, Literary, Medical, and Religious Discourses of the Middle Ages. Lewiston NY and Lampeter, Wales: Edwin Mellen Press, 2011.
Weaver, John. "Unpardonable Sins: The Mentally Ill and Evangelicalism in America" Journal of Religion and Popular Culture 23 (1: April 2011): 65-81.
Wheatley, Edward. Stumbling Blocks before the Blind: Medieval Constructions of a Disability. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2010. Edward T. Morman, H-Net Review.
Wilke, Harold H. "No Steps to Heaven" Christian Century 96 (September 12, 1979): 844-848.
Wink, Walter. "The Bible and exclusion, bias and prejudice" Witness 77 (1994): 14-16.
Woods, Brian and Nick Watson. "The social and technological history of wheelchairs" International Journal of Therapy and Rehabilition 11 (September 2004):407-410.
Yong, Amos. Theology and Down Syndrome: Reimagining Disability in Late Modernity. Waco: Baylor University Press, 2007. Allison Carey, H-Net Review.
revised 9 May 2013