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ERIC Number: EJ522825
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0047-6765
My Thoughts: Self-Advocacy, Professional Organizations, and the Public.
Pacht, Harvey
Mental Retardation, v34 n2 p123-24 Apr 1996
A man with a developmental disability discusses the self-advocacy movement, the cruelty of stigmatizing labels such as "mentally retarded," and the need for greater involvement in professional organizations such as the American Association on Mental Retardation. He proposes a joint conference with a self-advocacy organization. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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