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Disability rights

by Deborah Stienstra

  • 174 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Fernwood Pub. in Halifax .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human rights,
  • Civil rights,
  • People with disabilities,
  • Legal status, laws

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 110-121) and index.

    StatementDeborah Stienstra
    SeriesAbout Canada series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV1559.C3 S845 2012
    The Physical Object
    Pagination125 p. :
    Number of Pages125
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25318140M
    ISBN 109781552664629, 9781552664636
    LC Control Number2012379094
    OCLC/WorldCa768534864

    A Brief History of the Disability Rights Movement Americans with disabilities are a group of approximately 50 million people that today lead independent, self-affirming lives and who define themselves according to their personhood – their ideas, beliefs, hopes and dreams – above an d . Nothing About Us Without Us is the first book in the literature on disability to provide a theoretical overview of disability oppression that shows its similarities to, and differences from, racism, sexism, and colonialism. Charlton's analysis is illuminated by interviews he conducted over a ten-year period with disability rights activists.

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