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Changing world of impaired and disabled people in society

Changing world of impaired and disabled people in society

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Published by Society for Disability Studies : Willamette University in Salem, Or .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • People with disabilities.,
  • People with disabilities -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[editors, Stephen C. Hey, Gary Kiger, Daryl Evans].
    ContributionsHey, Stephen C., Kiger, Gary., Evans, Daryl., Society for Disability Studies., Willamette University.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination367 p. :
    Number of Pages367
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16621441M


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