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Middle Eastern Americans and Disabled Persons

Bainum, Brooke; Smith, Raymond Arthur

This issue brief will focus on the ways in which U.S. policy towards disabled persons both intersects and comes into conflict with U.S. policy towards Middle-Eastern Americans. It will additionally explore the political representation and participation, socio-economic status and discrimination against these two minority groups, highlighting the disparity between U.S. policy and public U.S. sentiment and actual treatment of the disabled and Middle-Eastern Americans.

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Academic Units
Political Science
Series
Majority Rule and Minority Rights Issue Briefs
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January 28, 2010