Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 January 2017

356 Pages | 60 figures, 101 tables

10.9 x 8.6 inches

ISBN: 9780199474431

Bookseller Code (06)


India Social Development Report 2016

Disability Rights Perspective

Kalpana Kannabiran and Asha Hans

  • There is very little empirical work on disability in the field of the social sciences. This volume fills a wide gap in this direction.
  • Presents new research in the field of disability rights.
  • Contributors to the volume have looked at macro-economic data, rural labour, right to education, custodial facilities and psychiatric care for persons with psycho-social disabilities, and the specific situation of women and girls with disabilities in India.