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Who has the learning difficulty?

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Mark Burton, a psychologist and service manager with a community support team in Victoria, discusses such terms as "learning difficulties", the problems associated with them, and the use of collective terms for people who have disabilities. In a separate article attached, Len Spriggs responds to Burton's article and argues that it has not mattered what people are called - it has had very little impact on the status and opportunities for people - each change of label is still a label by which WE can describe THEM. Keyword: Attitudes

Author
Burton, Mark
Source
Community Living Volume 2 Number 1
Publisher
Hexagon Press
Publication Date
1 July 1988
Category
Professionals
Keywords
Attitudes
Origin
Australia

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