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The human rights of persons with intellectual disabilities

different but equal

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Learning disabled -- Legal status, laws, etc,
  • Learning disabled -- Civil rights,
  • Human rights

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Stanley S. Herr, Lawrence O. Gostin, Harold Hongju Koh.
    ContributionsHerr, Stanley S., Gostin, Larry O., Koh, Harold Hongju, 1954-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK3242.4 .H86 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 551 p. ;
    Number of Pages551
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3706456M
    ISBN 100198267797, 0199264511
    LC Control Number2003276673

    The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities is an international human rights treaty of the United Nations intended to protect the rights and dignity of people with s to the Convention are required to promote, protect, and ensure the full enjoyment of human rights by people with disabilities and ensure that they enjoy full equality under the d: 13 December 5 free Disability courses available online. deepen your understanding of the issues faced by people with disabilities and how you can work towards securing basic human rights and adequate care for people affected. There are still many problems in the care system related to the way that people with disabilities are treated and often their.


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