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ERIC Number: EJ387178
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Stars Are Not Born: An Interpretive Approach to the Politics of Disability.
Liggett, Helen
Disability, Handicap and Society, v3 n3 p263-75 1988
Examined is the political relevance of discussions of how disabilities are determined and administered. Michael Foucault's work is presented as the basis for interpreting literature on disability from a viewpoint which is sensitive to variations in epistemological presuppositions and to political implications of research for the administration and treatment of disability. (Author/JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
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