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The Unseen Junction of African Americans and Disability

Hong, Daniel Paul; Smith, Raymond Arthur

The issue brief is dedicated to the treatment of disabled African-Americans in their respected community/communities. The brief focuses on deeming an African-American with a disability and how that affects his/her social-economic standing, representation in the African-American community and other communities, the effects of being titled as “disabled,” and minority status.


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Academic Units
Political Science
Majority Rule and Minority Rights Issue Briefs
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December 7, 2016
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