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Title:
The disability rights movement : from charity to confrontation
Author:
Fleischer, Doris Zames.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Philadelphia : Temple University Press, [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
xxix, 278 pages ; 26 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
1. "Wheelchair bound" and "the poster child" -- 2. Seeing by touch, hearing by sign -- 3. Deinstitutionalization and independent living -- 4. Groundbreaking disability rights legislation : section 504 -- 5. The struggle for change : in the streets and in the courts -- 6. The American with Disabilities Act -- 7. Access to jobs and health care -- 8. Not dead yet" and physician-assisted suicide -- 9. Disability and technology -- 10. Disabled veterans claim their rights -- 11. Education : integration in the least restrictive environment -- 12. Identity and culture.
ISBN:
9781566398114

9781566398121
Format :
Book