NotesFAQContact Us
Search Tips
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
ERIC Number: EJ354068
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
The Concept of Oppression and the Development of a Social Theory of Disability.
Abberley, Paul
Disability, Handicap and Society, v2 n1 p5-19 1987
The paper argues that a social theory of disability can best be developed through the use of the concept of oppression. Emphasis is placed on the importance of the social origins of impairment in such an analysis. Ways in which the approach utilizes data gathered from other theoretical perspectives is indicated. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A