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The disability rights movement : from charity to confrontation / Doris Zames Fleischer and Frieda Zames.

Author:
Fleischer, Doris Zames [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Philadelphia, PA : Temple University Press, 2001.
Description:
xxix, 278 p. ; 26 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [217]-264) and index.
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 Americans 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.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 1566398118 (alk. paper)
  • 1566398126 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN:
00039282
OCLC:
43864402
Related name:
RCP:
C - S