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Right to work or refusal to work: Disability rights at a crossroads.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Disability & Society. Oct 2021, Vol. 36 Issue 9, p1375-1398. 24p.

Abstract:Work is a central conduit to justice for the disability rights movement, which claims that through work, persons with disabilities may find meaning, belonging, and a sense of worthiness, and be taken seriously as rights-holders. Proponents of the right...

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Dimensions of invisibility: insights into the daily realities of persons with disabilities living in rural communities in India.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Disability & Society. Sep2021, Vol. 36 Issue 8, p1285-1307. 23p.

Abstract:Persons with disabilities in rural India do not have the opportunity to lead a self-determined life and be included in their community as required by the convention on the rights of persons with disabilities. To investigate their experience of living e...

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The global COVID-19 Disability Rights Monitor: implementation, findings, disability studies response.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Disability & Society. Sep2021, Vol. 36 Issue 8, p1356-1361. 6p.

Abstract:The global COVID-19 Disability Rights Monitor (COVID-19 DRM) has revealed major injustices suffered by disabled people around the world during the first stage of the pandemic, including enhanced institutionalisation, breakdown of essential services in ...

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Lessons from Ricoeur's 'capable human being' for practices of personalisation in three European countries.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Disability & Society. Jun2021, Vol. 36 Issue 5, p772-794. 23p.

Abstract:Personal budget schemes for people with disabilities are imbued with a conception of autonomous and rational individuals. The policy objective to enlarge people's opportunities conflicts with the presumed capacity of cognitive rationality. We present a...

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Behind closed doors: human rights in residential care for people with an intellectual disability in Ireland.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Disability & Society. Jun2021, Vol. 36 Issue 5, p750-771. 22p.

Abstract:Historically people with an intellectual disability have been excluded from society and many continue to live separately in institutions, group homes and segregated campuses. This article provides a unique analysis of what it is like to live separately...

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Correction.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Disability & Society. Aug2022, Vol. 37 Issue 7, pII-II. 1p.

Abstract:A correction to the article "Behind closed doors: human rights in residential care for people with an intellectual disability in Ireland" that was published in a 2020 issue is presented.

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National plans to ensure the rights of persons with disabilities in Kazakhstan—amendments to the legislation.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Disability & Society. Sep2020, Vol. 35 Issue 8, p1355-1359. 5p.

Abstract:The signing and ratification of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities by the Republic of Kazakhstan require amendments to the state legislation in order to comply with the norms of this international document. This article shows how...

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Accessible at last?: what do new European digital accessibility laws mean for disabled people in the UK?

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Disability & Society. Sep2020, Vol. 35 Issue 8, p1360-1365. 6p.

Abstract:Recent changes to the regulation of digital services could represent a step-change in the accessibility of public sector websites and applications in the UK and across Europe. Accessibility will be centrally monitored meaning the onus is no longer excl...

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