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Crippled justice : the history of modern disability policy in the workplace

Author: Ruth O'Brien
Publisher: Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, c 2001. ©2001
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text looks at how postwar cultural values affected the rights-orientated policy in the 1970s and how this affects judicial interpretations of provisions under the Americans with Disabilities  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ruth O'Brien
ISBN: 0226616592 9780226616599 0226616606 9780226616605
OCLC Number: 46640593
Description: xiv, 288 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: "Deform'd, unfinish'd, and maladjusted" : the psychoanalytical model of disability --
From warehouses to rehabilitation centers : restoring the whole man --
From the whole man to the whole family : rehabilitating the poor --
An accident of history : rights and the passage of the Rehabilitation Act --
Court constraints on disability rights --
Two horns of a dilemma : the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Responsibility: Ruth O'Brien.
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