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Disability and ethnicity: a double disadvantage

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This article suggests reasons for marginalisation of people with disabilities and their families from ethnic communities. Using case examples it discusses why it is imperative that adequate thought be given for clients who derive from non English speaking backgrounds - "To deny ethnicity as a factor is to deny a basic human right". Keyword: Cross Cultural

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Author
Lekakis, George
Source
Interaction Volume 2 Number 3
Publisher
NCID
Publication Date
1 June 1988
Category
Professionals
Keywords
Cross Cultural
Origin
Australia

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