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Dispelling myths about people with disabilities.

Dispelling myths about people with disabilities.

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Published by President"s Committee on Employment of People With Disabilities in [Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • People with disabilities -- United States -- Miscellanea,
  • Stereotypes (Social psychology) -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    GenreMiscellanea.
    ContributionsUnited States. President"s Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[2] p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17788872M
    OCLC/WorldCa33031153

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