Abuse and Women with Disabilities

@inproceedings{Nosek1998AbuseAW,
  title={Abuse and Women with Disabilities},
  author={Margaret A. Nosek and Carol A. Howland},
  year={1998}
}
For the purpose of this paper, the term disability will encompass the following impairments: disability that can increase vulnerability to abuse resulting from physical, sensory, or mental impairments, or a combination of impairments; physical disability resulting from injury (e.g., spinal cord injury, amputation), chronic disease (e.g., multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis), or congenital conditions (e.g., cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy); sensory impairments consisting of hearing or… CONTINUE READING

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