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No Pity: People with Disabilities Forging a New Civil Rights Movement

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People with disabilities forging the newest and last human rights movement of the century.

Table of Contents

Tiny Tims, supercrips, and the end of pity — From charity to independent living — The deaf celebration of separate culture — A hidden army for civil rights — Integration: out of shadowland — People first — The screaming neon wheelchair — Up from the nursing home — No less worthy a life — Crossing the luck line.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307798329
Subtitle:
People with Disabilities Forging a New Civil Rights Movement
Publisher:
Times Books
Author:
Shapiro, Joseph P.
Subject:
Government and political science
Subject:
Handicapped
Subject:
Handicapped -- Government policy -- United States -- History.
Subject:
Human Services
Subject:
Civil Rights
Subject:
Physically handicapped
Subject:
Discrimination against the handicapped
Subject:
History
Subject:
Political Freedom & Security - Civil Rights
Subject:
People with disabilities
Subject:
Discrimination against people with disabilities
Subject:
Disabled.
Subject:
Prejudice
Subject:
People with disabilities - Civil rights -
Subject:
Discrimination against people with disabiliti
Subject:
Sociology - General
Subject:
Law-Civil Liberties and Human Rights
Subject:
Politics-Human Rights
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
19941025
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Language:
English
Pages:
382

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Health and Self-Help » Health and Medicine » Disability
History and Social Science » Law » Civil Liberties and Human Rights
History and Social Science » Politics » United States » Politics
History and Social Science » Sociology » General

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