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ERIC Number: EJ161473
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1977
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Handicapism
Bogdan, Robert; Biklen, Douglas
Social Policy, 7, 5, 14-19, Mar-Apr 77
Defines handicapism "as a set of assumptions and practices that promote the differential and unequal treatment of people because of apparent or assumed physical, mental, or behavioral differences.""Demonstrates how handicapism manifests itself in personal interaction, in the organizational structure of the larger society, and in human service policy and practices." (Author/JM)
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