Rights of inclusion : law and identity in the life stories of Americans with disabilities /

David M. Engel and Frank W. Munger argue for a radically new understanding of rights - one that focuses on their role in everyday lives rather than in formal legal claims. Although all 60 interviewees had experienced discrimination, none had filed a formal protest or lawsuit. Nevertheless, civil rig...

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Main Author: Engel, David M.
Other Authors: Munger, Frank W.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©2003.
Series:Chicago series in law and society.
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Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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Summary:David M. Engel and Frank W. Munger argue for a radically new understanding of rights - one that focuses on their role in everyday lives rather than in formal legal claims. Although all 60 interviewees had experienced discrimination, none had filed a formal protest or lawsuit. Nevertheless, civil rights played a crucial role in their lives.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xi, 274 pages)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-266) and index.
ISBN:9780226208343
0226208346
0226208311
9780226208312
0226208338
9780226208336