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ERIC Number: EJ477716
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0741-9325
Handicapping Language: A Guide for Journalists and the Public.
Remedial and Special Education (RASE), v15 n1 p60-62 Jan 1994
Guidelines are offered for using appropriate terminology to describe individuals with disabilities and for interacting with people with disabilities. A list of outdated expressions and recommended alternatives is provided. Specific suggestions are presented for interacting with people with speech impairments, deafness, visual impairments, physical disabilities, and cognitive disabilities. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Community
Language: English
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Authoring Institution: N/A