Disabilities and the law
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Published by West Group in [St. Paul, Minn.?] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • People with disabilities -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States.,
  • Discrimination against people with disabilities -- Law and legislation -- United States.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementLaura F. Rothstein.
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 533, [120] p. ;
Number of Pages533
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17740888M

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