Crippled : austerity and the demonization of disabled people (eBook, 2019) [WorldCat.org]
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Crippled : austerity and the demonization of disabled people

Author: Frances Ryan; OverDrive, Inc.
Publisher: [London] : Verso Books, 2019.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The austerity crisis and threat to disability rights. New updated edition includes the impact of COVID on Britain's 14 million disabled people. In austerity Britain, disabled people have been recast as worthless scroungers. From social care to the benefits system, politicians and the media alike have made the case that Britain’s 12 million disabled people are nothing but a drain on the public purse. In Crippled,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Frances Ryan; OverDrive, Inc.
ISBN: 9781786637901 1786637901 9781786637895 1786637898
OCLC Number: 1104963971
Description: 1 online resource
Other Titles: Austerity and the demonization of disabled people
Responsibility: Frances Ryan.

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Frances Ryan reminds us what real investigative journalism looks like - except that this is a book, compelling in the case it makes. Vulnerable, disabled people are treated with conscious cruelty by Read more...

 
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