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Expanding Ableism: Taking down the Ghettoization of Impact of Disability Studies Scholars

In Ableism, Open access publications, Peer Reviewed Papers, Publications on July 6, 2012 at 12:54 pm

Abstract: This paper highlights the utility of an expanded ableism concept beyond how it is used in disability studies; expanding the concept of ableism so it connects with all aspects of societies and making ableism applicable to many academic fields. It introduces this expanded form of ableism as a new angle of cultural research and suggests it to be one possible venue for disability studies scholars to escape the ghettoization of their impact.

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