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Encyclopedia of disability

Encyclopedia of disability

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Published by Sage Publications in Thousand Oaks, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • People with disabilities -- Encyclopedias,
  • Sociology of disability -- Encyclopedias,
  • Disability studies -- Encyclopedias

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementgeneral editor, Gary L. Albrecht.
    GenreEncyclopedias.
    ContributionsAlbrecht, Gary L.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV1568 .E528 2006
    The Physical Object
    Pagination5 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15567305M
    ISBN 100761925651
    LC Control Number2005018301
    OCLC/WorldCa60791594

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