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Close your eyes for a day - disability in cross-cultural perspective: rethinking disability introduction do not speak for a day sit for a day wouldn’t your social interaction be. Cross-cultural differences in the interpretation of disability show that the lives of individuals with disability are limited not so much by their specific type of disability as by the.
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This interpretive literature review of cultural beliefs and attitudes about disability in east africa identified themes in four categories including (a) the causes of disability, (b.
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