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Disability, human rights and education : cross cultural perspectives

Author: Felicity Armstrong; Len Barton
Publisher: Buckingham [England] ; Philadelphia : Open University Press, 1999.
Series: Disability, human rights, and society.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume recognizes the importance of an informed cross-cultural understanding of the policies and practices of different societies within the field of disability, human rights and education.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Felicity Armstrong; Len Barton
ISBN: 0335204589 9780335204588 0335204570 9780335204571
OCLC Number: 40693839
Description: xi, 237 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: 1 Disabled people's quest for social justice in Zimbabwe / Robert Chimedza, Susan Peters 7 --
2 Human rights and the struggle for inclusive education in Trinidad and Tobago / Ann Cheryl Namsoo, Derrick Armstrong 24 --
3 Headlights on full beam: disability and education in Hong Kong / John Lewis 38 --
4 Human rights and inclusive education in China: a Western perspective / Patricia Potts 54 --
5 Rights and disabilities in educational provision in Pakistan and Bangladesh: roots, rhetoric, reality / M. Miles, Farhad Hossain 67 --
6 Inclusive education in Canada: a piece in the equality puzzle / Marcia Rioux 87 --
7 Disability, human rights and education: the United States / Alan Gartner, Dorothy Kerzner Lipsky 100 --
8 Special education and human rights in Australia: how do we know about disablement, and what does it mean for educators? / Roger Slee 119 --
9 Educational opportunities and polysemic notions of equality in France / Nathalie Belanger, Nicolas Garant 132 --
10 Experience-near perspectives on disabled people's rights in Sweden / Anders Gustavsson 149 --
11 Equality and full participation for all? School practices and special education/integration in Greece / Anastasia Vlachou-Balafouti 161 --
12 Disability, human rights and education in Cyprus / Helen Phtiaka 176 --
13 Disability, human rights and education in Romania / Michele Moore, Karen Dunn 193 --
14 'Is there anyone there concerned with human rights?' Cross-cultural connections, disability and the struggle for change in England / Felicity Armstrong, Len Barton 210.
Series Title: Disability, human rights, and society.
Responsibility: edited by Felicity Armstrong and Len Barton.

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