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Amawoti--responding to the needs and rights of people with disabilities

Susan C. Philpott

Amawoti--responding to the needs and rights of people with disabilities

by Susan C. Philpott

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Published by Centre for Social and Development Studies, University of Natal in Durban .
Written in English

    Places:
  • South Africa,
  • Durban Region,
  • Durban Region.
    • Subjects:
    • People with disabilities -- South Africa -- Durban Region -- Social conditions.,
    • People with disabilities -- Civil rights -- South Africa -- Durban Region.,
    • People with disabilities -- Services for -- South Africa -- Durban Region.,
    • Squatter settlements -- South Africa -- Durban Region.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Susan C. Philpott.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV1559.S6 P48 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 182 p. :
      Number of Pages182
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL586490M
      ISBN 101868401294
      LC Control Number96176604
      OCLC/WorldCa38855783

      Responding to Disability: A Question of Attitude. Written by Patricia Hague produced by Minnesota State Council on Disabilities Metro Square Building St. Paul, MN / or / Toll Free Voice and TDD edited by Indiana Governors Planning Council for People With Disabilities. Understanding and responding to people’s immediate and fundamental. needs is central to working in person centred ways. An accurate understanding of needs will come from an appreciation of the humanity of each person with a disability. .

      Human rights are about everyone, and they are very important for people with disability. Recognising that people with disability are often overlooked in human rights discussions, in the United Nations adopted the Convention on the Rights of People with Disabilities (the UN Disability Convention). Independent Living for Physically Disabled People was the first book to provide a comprehensive picture of the philosophy and services of independent living in the United States. It provided a beacon, usable by rehabilitation professionals and consumers, who were striving to create a path to full community by:

      need to include and protect people with developmental, psychiatric, and intellectual disabilities in the work- force and more, leading to increased acceptance andFile Size: KB. To understand how disability is currently viewed, it is helpful to look at the way the concept of disability has evolved over time. Historically, disability was largely understood in mythological or religious terms, e.g. people with disabilities were considered to be possessed by devils or spirits; disability was also often seen as a punishment for past wrongdoing.


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