TITLE

UP WITH PEOPLE

AUTHOR(S)
Berreby, David
PUB. DATE
April 1996
SOURCE
New Republic;4/29/96, Vol. 214 Issue 18, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines whether dwarfism should be considered an identity or disability. Variety of medical complications that can result from the condition; Background of the political and cultural organization Little People of America; Height prejudices experienced by dwarves; Advances in medical technology providing the option of making dwarves taller or to prevent them from being born at all.
ACCESSION #
9604177980

 

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