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Ethnicity and disability

Ethnicity and disability

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Published by CVS Consultants in London .
Written in English


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Statementwritten by CVS Consultants and GLAD ; commissioned by The Department of Health.
ContributionsGreater London Association of Disabled People.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17247705M
ISBN 10190159100X
OCLC/WorldCa59505150

Disability as a Diversity Issue By fostering a culture of diversity — the capacity to appreciate and value individual differences — we all benefit. Although the term is often used to refer to differences such as ethnicity, gender, age and religion, diversity also encompasses the infinite range of individuals' unique attributes, experiences.   Book Description. The Routledge Handbook of Disability Studies takes a multidisciplinary approach to disability and provides an authoritative and up-to-date overview of the main issues in the field around the world today. Adopting an international perspective and consisting entirely of newly commissioned chapters arranged thematically, it surveys the state of the discipline, examining .

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When it comes to the health of people with disabilities, it’s important to know the health differences among racial and ethnic groups. Approximate number of adults with a disability by ethnicity and race. American Indian / Alaska Native: 3 in 10 have a disability.

Susanne Knittel’s study of 'disability, ethnicity, and the politics of Holocaust memory' is an extraordinarily original addition to the contemporary literature of Holocaust memory studies. In her focus on previously under-examined sites of memory (such as those commemorating the Nazis’ mass-murder of the disabled) and under-studied Cited by: 8.

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