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ERIC Number: EJ551683
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0034-3552
Faculty Knowledge of Disability Laws in Higher Education: A Survey.
Thompson, Anne R.; Bethea, Leslie; Turner, Jennifer
Rehabilitation Counseling Bulletin, v40 n3 p166-80 Mar 1997
Surveyed 400 faculty members at a southeastern university to measure their knowledge of disability laws and of recent court decisions that affect higher education. Results indicate that most faculty members were only marginally aware of their rights and of the legal rights of students with disabilities to reasonable modifications of institutional policies. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Americans with Disabilities Act 1990; Rehabilitation Act 1973 (Section 504)