ERIC Number: EJ433052
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Students, Staff and Faculty with Disabilities: Current Issues for Colleges and Universities.
Rothstein, Laura F.
Journal of College and University Law, v17 n4 p471-82 Spr 1991
Discussion of new factors in legal requirements for school accommodation of persons with disabilities highlights statutory and case-law interpretations for persons with disabilities such as Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, sensory impairments, orthopedic impairments, learning disabilities, and drug and alcohol addiction, and includes policy recommendations designed to help avoid liability. (MSE)
Descriptors: Accessibility (for Disabled), Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, Alcohol Abuse, College Administration, College Faculty, College Students, Court Litigation, Disabilities, Drug Addiction, Federal Legislation, Hearing Impairments, Higher Education, Learning Disabilities, Legal Problems, Personnel Policy, Physical Disabilities, Visual Impairments
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A