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Towards economic participation: examining the impact of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in India.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Disability & Society. Jun2013, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p441-455. 15p.

Abstract:This paper examines the probable impact of India’s ratification of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD), particularly in terms of promoting economic participation. The paper presents findings from recent field...

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Hidden contradictions and conditionality: conceptualisations of inclusive education in international human rights law.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Disability & Society. Mar2013, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p232-244. 13p.

Abstract:The nature of education that children with disabilities should receive has been subject to much debate. This article critically assesses the ways in which the international human rights framework has conceptualised ‘inclusive education’. It argues that...

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Understanding the complex negotiations in fulfilling the right to independent living for disabled people.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Disability & Society. Mar2013, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p204-217. 14p.

Abstract:The independent living agenda has become dominated by a rights focus that has helped drive national-level shifts in setting norms and changing mind-sets. This paper is concerned with examining how rights are utilised by service providers in the process...

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Can we talk about the right to healthcare without language? A critique of key international human rights law, drawing on the experiences of a Deaf woman in Cape Town, South Africa.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Disability & Society. Jan2013, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p54-66. 13p.

Abstract:A case study in Cape Town, South Africa, explores the right to health for signing Deaf1 patients attending health services and who are unable to communicate in a language they understand. It argues that, without language, Deaf South Africans’ dignity a...

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Forced marriage of people with learning disabilities: a human rights issue.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Disability & Society; Jul2017, Vol. 32 Issue 6, p810-830, 21p

Abstract:Copyright of Disability & Society is the property of Routledge and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may print, download, or emai...

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Globalising accessibility: drawing on the experiences of developed countries to enable the participation of disabled people in Zambia.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Disability & Society. Dec2012, Vol. 27 Issue 7, p917-934. 18p. 2 Diagrams.

Abstract:This paper explores the accessibility situation in a developing country such as Zambia. The global view of accessibility for disabled people is provided to examine the accessibility situation in developed and developing countries, highlighting the role...

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