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Disability (Key Concepts)

  • 186 Pages
  • 1.22 MB
  • English
Polity Press
Disability: social aspects, Sociology, People with disabilities, Social Science, Sociology - General, Handicapped, Public Policy - Social Services & Welfare, Social Science / Handicapped, Minority Studies - General, Sociology of disab
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7956331M
ISBN 100745625096
ISBN 139780745625096

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