TITLE

Disabled and free at last

AUTHOR(S)
Shapiro, Joseph P.
PUB. DATE
May 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;5/17/93, Vol. 114 Issue 19, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an adaptation of the book `No Pity: People with Disabilities Forging a New Civil Rights Movement' discussing the rise of the disability-rights movement in America. Quadriplegic named Ed Roberts' entry into the University of California at Berkeley in 1962; Differences between civil-rights movement and its counterpart for the disabled; The Rolling Quads; The Physically Disabled Students' Program; The power of the disabled and the independence movement; More.
ACCESSION #
9305120220

 

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