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Asian Americans with Disabilities

Ruka L. Wang; Raymond Arthur Smith

Title:
Asian Americans with Disabilities
Author(s):
Wang, Ruka L.
Smith, Raymond Arthur
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Type:
Reports
Department(s):
Political Science
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Series:
Majority Rule and Minority Rights Issue Briefs
Abstract:
Asian Americans with disabilities face social stigma from Asian cultures and invisibility from the model minority myth. Along with the structural barriers related to immigrant status, these obstacles negatively impact Asian Americans’ access to disability-related services.
Subject(s):
Asian Americans--Social conditions
People with disabilities--Social conditions
Stigma (Social psychology)
Immigrants--Social conditions
People with disabilities--Services for
Minorities--Social conditions
Political science
Asian Americans
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Ruka L. Wang, Raymond Arthur Smith, , Asian Americans with Disabilities, Columbia University Academic Commons, .

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