Books in category Law – Disability

  • Colker and Milani s Federal Disability Law in a Nutshell 4th

    Colker and Milani’s Federal Disability Law in a Nutshell, 4th
    Ruth Colker, Adam Milani

    The fourth edition includes significant focus on the Americans with Disabilities Act, including its 2008 amendment.

  • Disabled Rights

    Disabled Rights
    Jacqueline Vaughn Switzer

    Disabled Rights provides an interdisciplinary approach to the history and politics of the disability rights movement and assesses the creation and implementation, successes and failures of the 1990 Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) by …

  • Configuracià n de la nocià n de discapacidad en un contexto de vulnerabilidad en BogotÃ

    Configuración de la noción de discapacidad en un contexto de vulnerabilidad en Bogotá
    Mendoza Molina, Mónica

    La discapacidad se consolida de forma muy diversa en cada caso particular, influyendo en ella aspectos de índole personal, familiar, social y del entorno.

  • Disability and Equality Law

    Disability and Equality Law
    ElizabethF. Emens

    This interdisciplinary collection of essays addresses the theoretical, practical and legal dimensions of equality for persons with disabilities.

  • A study on the Equal Recognition before the law

    A study on the Equal Recognition before the law
    National University of Ireland

    This Study aims to identify ways and means of implementation of Article 121 of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) which affirms the right to equal recognition before the law.

  • Disabling Barriers

    Disabling Barriers
    Ravi Malhotra, Benjamin Isitt

    In this volume, legal scholars, historians, and disability-rights activists explore how disabled people have been portrayed and treated in a variety of contexts, including within the labour market, the workers’ compensation system, the …

  • Promoting equality and non discrimination for persons with disabilities

    Promoting equality and non-discrimination for persons with disabilities
    Waddington, Lisa, Broderick, Andrea

    Equality and non-discrimination: A core principle of all human rights and fundamental freedoms.

  • Human Rights and Disability Advocacy

    Human Rights and Disability Advocacy
    Maya Sabatello, Marianne Schulze

    Human Rights and Disability Advocacy brings together perspectives from individual representatives of the Disabled People's Organizations (DPOs), nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), indigenous peoples' organizations, states, and national …

  • The Disability Pendulum

    The Disability Pendulum
    Ruth Colker

    The book argues that despite an initial atmosphere of bipartisan support with the expectation that the ADA would make a significant difference in the lives of individuals with disabilities, judicial decisions have not been consistent with …

  • Reading Embodied Citizenship

    Reading Embodied Citizenship
    Emily Russell

    Reading Embodied Citizenship brings disability to the forefront, illuminating its role in constituting what counts as U.S. citizenship.

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