ERIC Number: EJ419850
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Legal Advocacy as a Means of Defining Social Policy: Arguing School Admissions for Children with AIDS.
Harney, Diane M.
Communication Research, v17 n6 p827-41 Dec 1990
Illustrates how law functions to affect social policy by examining legal efforts to define issue of admission to school or exclusion from school of children infected with AIDS virus. Examines definitions of the problem and potential solutions presented in legal media. Describes role of legal media for legal community, which has ability to effect policy. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Communication and the AIDS Crisis.