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PhD Funding: Towards adulthood: exploring transitions to adulthood for young people with learning disabilities in a devolving Greater Manchester

From: http://www2.mmu.ac.uk/research/research-study/scholarships/2016/towards-adulthood-exploring-transitions-to-adulthood-for-young-people-with-learning-disabilities-in-a-devolving-greater-manchester.php

Project summary

The interdisciplinary project will explore ‘transitions’ of young people with learning disabilities to adulthood in Greater Manchester.  The participatory study will build on previous research ( 728 more words

Children, Familes And Young People

Research Study- YOU'RE NOT BLIND ENOUGH

YOU’RE NOT BLIND ENOUGH: Ignorance, Discrimination, and Hostility Towards the Visually Impaired

I am seeking responses to some social issues visually impaired people face.

I am gathering data on how some blind people have experienced discrimination in public because of their vision. 162 more words

Anyone for Hawaii? CFP: Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity 2016

The 32nd Annual Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity will be held on 25-26 April 2016, at the Hawai’i Convention Center in Honolulu, USA. 47 more words

Disability Studies

CFP: Disability and Impairment: a Technological Fix? (Nov. 2015: UK)

Event Title: Disability and Impairment: a Technological Fix?

Date: 27th November 2015

Location: London Metropolitan Archives, 40 Northampton Road, London, EC1R 0HB

Part of Disability History Month and supported by the King’s Fund, this conference will feature a range of speakers including community groups, heritage organisations and academics. 197 more words

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CFP: Review of Disability Studies - Special Forum on Disability and Aging

Call for Papers: Review of Disability Studies: An International Journal Special Forum on Disability and Aging

  • “Empirically, we need to remember these facts: barring sudden death, those who are aging and those who have a disability can be only artificially separated at a particular moment in time.
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CFP: special forum on Disability and Aging for the Review of Disability Studies

We are pleased to announce the release of an exciting Call for Papers for a special forum on Disability and Aging for the Review of Disability Studies: An International Journal… 267 more words

Disability Studies

Research Project: Social Security and Family Life

Social Security and Family Life Research Project

The University of Birmingham Business School is carrying out a two-year research project about the long-term experiences of families where one or more family members receives, has recently received, or has applied for Disability Living Allowance or Personal Independence Payment. 193 more words

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