Disability rights : an American invention, a global challenge

QUINN, Gerard

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This speech summarises the major aspects of the draft UN convention for the rights of disabled people. After exploring the developments of the convention, Quinn looks at the next steps needed. In his view it will not be sufficient to stop at this convention - the process of improving inclusion and equal rights for disabled people must be continued

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2 LAW CPS 2004
11th Annual Valerie Gordan Human Rights Lecture
Northeastern Law School, Galway
1 April 2004

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