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The Intersection of African Americans and Disability

Smith, Raymond Arthur; Agbabiaka, Beulah Iyabo

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.

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Academic Units
Political Science
Series
Majority Rule and Minority Rights Issue Briefs
Published Here
October 9, 2012