Expanding Ableism: Taking down the Ghettoization of Impact of Disability Studies Scholars
AbstractThis 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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Volume (Year): 2 (2012)
Issue (Month): 3 (July)
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ableism; ability studies; disability studies; society;
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