Ice Storm Experiences of Persons with Disabilities: Knowledge is Safety

Date
2006
Authors
Fichten, Catherine
Barile, Maria
Ferraro, Vittoria
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Publisher
University of Hawaii at Manoa -- Center on Disability Studies
Abstract
Questionnaire responses of ice storm victims with and without disabilities were compared and 15 women with disabilities were interviewed about their experiences. Results are examined from the Social Model of Disability perspective in terms of dealing with unexpected environmental barriers to inclusion.
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Keywords
ice storm, disaster, social model
Citation
Fichten, C., Barile, M. & Ferraro, V. (2006). Ice Storm Experiences of Persons with Disabilities: Knowledge is Safety. Review of Disability Studies: An International Journal, 2(3).
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