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Tackling disability discrimination

Tackling disability discrimination

a trade unionists" guide.

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Published by LRD Publications in London .
Written in English


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SeriesLabour Research Department booklets
ContributionsLabour Research Department.
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Open LibraryOL18986955M

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People with mental illness commonly describe the stigma and discrimination they face as being worse than their main condition. Discrimination can pervade every part of their daily life - their personal life, working life, sense of citizenship, their ability to maintain even a basic standard ofliving. Though things have certainly improved in the past 50 years, discrimination against the. Tackling disability discrimination requires contesting what is deemed “normal” because it is the way most able-bodied persons function, necessitating a thorough understanding of adverse effects discrimination, which looks behind purportedly neutral practices to uncover detrimental effects on those who do not function “normally”.Cited by: 6.

Tackling Disability Discrimination and Disability Hate Crime Résumé Placing the experiences of victims at its heart, this book provides an authoritative overview of disability hate crime - explaining what it is, how it happens, its legal status, the impact on victims and how individuals and agencies should respond. The survey shows the number of reports for discrimination due to disability was in the majority compared to discrimination due to gender, ethnicity or age. DWP received criticism for the survey results. As a department responsible for tackling discrimination at work, the DWP results may indicate room for improvement from within.


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This book tackles the prejudice I personally experienced and makes a step towards creating a society in which disability hate crime no longer exists. -- Matt Walker MBE, British Paralympic Swimmer The important link between disability discrimination and disability hate Format: Paperback.

The Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) ofwhich has now largely been replaced by the Equality Actaims to stop discrimination against people with disabilities.

This means employers have to comply with regulations to make reasonable adjustments if their employment arrangements place disabled people at a substantial disadvantage /5(17).

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Tackling Disability Discrimination in the United Kingdom: The British Disability Discrimination Act Charlotte Pearson * Nick Watson ** I.

NTRODUCTION. The social position of disabled people in the United Kingdom, as elsewhere in the developed world, has changed dramatically in the past twenty years.

Disabled people are no longer forced into. [] TACKLING DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION AT WORK 19 New Brunswick added “mental disability”.4 At the federal level, “physical handicap” was in- cluded in “matters related to employment” when the Canadian Human Rights Act was first passed in Although the more general term “disability” replaced “physical handicap” in ,6 the remedial bar on mental disability.

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The book opens with a consideration of what age discrimination is and how it manifests itself at the workplace and elsewhere. It also breaks discrimination down by age (discrimination against young, middle, and senior age employees) and explores multiple discrimination, including age and gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, and disability.

A comprehensive multidisciplinary guide to disability discrimination and disability hate crime which explains what it is and how best to respond.

Placing the experiences of victims at its heart, this book provides an overview of disability hate crime - explaining what it is, how it happens, its legal status, the impact on victims and how individuals and agencies should respond. StammeringLaw is a comprehensive website about all things disability-discrimination related from clearly explained summaries of legal decisions to simple explanations of legal principles.

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This chapter examines the background concepts and controversies which have motivated discrimination law, contrasting trends in respect of race and gender with those in respect of disability.

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Tackling disability discrimination takes more than wheelchair ramps Let's challenge the 'us and them' attitude towards people who have disabilities that don't conform to society's norms.

Discrimination against people with disabilities remains one of the greatest human rights issues of our time. This article represents a critical overview of international, and in particular European, human rights and of the non-discrimination frameworks relevant and applicable to the unequal treatment of persons with disabilities in order to ascertain whether these norms provide for adequate Cited by: 1.

This book contributes to a critical reflection of current legislative and jurisprudential developments in Non-Discrimination Law, focusing on the European Union. The book is focused on intersectionality between gender, race and disability and the question of whether, and to what extent, this intersection can be adequately addressed in (EU) by: