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6.4: Key Terms and Concepts for Part V

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  • Minority Studies: A Brief Text: Suggested Key Terms and Concepts for Part V—Disability

    Accident or illness, or age-related

    Activity limitation


    Americans with Disabilities Act

    Cognitive disability

    Congenital disability

    Degree of affectedness

    Developmental disability


    Disability and work

    Erving Goffman’s stigma

    Instrumental activities of daily living (IADL)

    Intellectual disability

    Learning impairments

    Physical disability

    Reasonable accommodations

    Severe disability


    US Rehabilitation Act of 1973

    Work disability