Thinking and Doing Consent and Advocacy in Disabled Children’s Childhood Studies Research

  • Jill Pluquailec


  • Disabled children’s childhoods have been absent in broader work around participatory research with children.

  • Research with disabled children and their families involves distinct ethical considerations and different ethical starting points.

  • Ethics in disabled children’s childhood studies requires a resistance of narrow conceptualisations of participation and consent.

  • Researchers must work with children and families around ethics in research which values their everyday lives in and of themselves.


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  • Jill Pluquailec
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  1. 1.Sheffield Hallam UniversitySheffieldUK

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