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The Intersection of African Americans and Disability

Raymond Arthur Smith; Beulah Iyabo Agbabiaka

Title:
The Intersection of African Americans and Disability
Author(s):
Smith, Raymond Arthur
Agbabiaka, Beulah Iyabo
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Reports
Department(s):
Political Science
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Majority Rule and Minority Rights Issue Briefs
Abstract:
This issue brief is focusing on how disability is treated in the black community. It covers social stigma surrounding disability, identity development as a member of the disabled and of the African American community, the problems with misdiagnosis of learning disability in the black community, and the continued effects of that misdiagnosis.
Subject(s):
African American studies
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Suggested Citation:
Raymond Arthur Smith, Beulah Iyabo Agbabiaka, , The Intersection of African Americans and Disability, Columbia University Academic Commons, .

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