Race and Disability: From Analogy to Intersectionality

  title={Race and Disability: From Analogy to Intersectionality},
  author={Angela Frederick and Dara Shifrer},
  journal={Sociology of Race and Ethnicity},
  pages={200 - 214}
Sociologists are using intersectional lenses to examine an increasingly wider range of processes and identities, yet the intersection of race and disability remains a particularly neglected area in sociology. Marking an important step toward filling this gap, the authors interrogate how race and disability have been deployed as analogy in both disability rights activism and in critical race discourse. The authors argue that the “minority model” framework of disability rights has been racialized… 
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