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Disabling Barriers: Social Movements, Disability History, and the Law - Disability Culture and Politics (Hardback)
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Disabling Barriers: Social Movements, Disability History, and the Law - Disability Culture and Politics (Hardback)

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Hardback 244 Pages / Published: 15/10/2017
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Disabling Barriers analyzes issues relating to disability at different moments in Canadian and American history. In this volume, legal scholars, historians, and disability-rights activists explore how disabled people have been portrayed and treated in a variety of contexts, including within the labour market, the workers' compensation system, the immigration process, and the legal system (both as litigants and as lawyers). The contributors encourage us to rethink our understanding of both the systemic barriers disabled people face and the capacity of disabled people to transform their environment by changing the discourse surrounding disablement.

Publisher: University of British Columbia Press
ISBN: 9780774835237
Number of pages: 244
Weight: 480 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 mm

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