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Published: 07 August 2018

272 Pages


ISBN: 9780198812876

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Disability in Practice

Attitudes, Policies, and Relationships

Edited by Adam Cureton and Thomas E. Hill, Jr.

Engaging Philosophy

  • New philosophical perspectives on disability
  • Investigates personal attitudes and relationships as well as public policies
  • At the centre is the question how to interpret and apply the idea of respect for persons in real-world contexts involving disability
  • Most of the contributors have personal experience involving disabilities
  • Promises to reset the agenda for philosophical work in this area
  • One of the launch volumes of the series Engaging Philosophy: a new forum for collective philosophical engagement with controversial issues in contemporary society

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