Browse by Subject "Disability"
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Access Your Letters: The Greek System and Its Place within Disabilities Awareness at the University of Illinois (2008)
(1/1/2004)Collection of definitions of mental health and disability
The Disabled Body Abroad: The Climate of Study Abroad Programs for Students with Disabilities at the University of Illinois (2011)This ethnographic investigation focuses on evaluating the contemporary climate of study abroad programs for students with disabilities at the University of Illinois. The main research component involved collecting interviews ...
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Disparity in Disability: How the History of Disabled Athletics Programs Illustrates the Inequality in the University's Treatment of Blind and Motor-Disabled Students (2012)The University of Illinois is well-known historically for its accommodations for disabled students. To this day, the university proudly parades its reputation as a leader in opportunities for disabled students. This ...
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Educational opportunities for physically handicapped students in post-Soviet Russia: the role of the judicial system (2013-05-24)This thesis examines the role of the judicial system in deciding educational opportunities for physically disabled students in post-Soviet Russia. First, the history of the approach to education for disabled citizens in ...
(2010-05-19)Purpose: To determine if a difference in health status exists between the population of individuals with a disability and the population of individuals without a disability. And to examine the effects of physical activity ...
(2006-05-15)This project investigates the mission of the Office of Educational Technology that “is to provide active leadership, valuable resources, and quality support to enable College of Education faculty, staff, and students to ...
Individual and Situational Factors Associated With Social Barriers for Persons With Mobility Impairment (2010-01-06)Decades of research have examined factors involved in complex, and sometimes stressful, interpersonal interactions between individuals with and without disabilities. The present study applies structural equation modeling ...
Overlooked and Under Accommodated: The Experience of Disabled Faculty and Staff at the University of Illinois (2012)This research paper examines the experience of disabled faculty and staff at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. It explores the self-image of disabled professors and addresses the issues surrounding obtaining ...
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(1/1/2004)Presentation on a community organization providing assisitance to people with disabilities.
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Relationships between preschoolers' attitudes and play behaviors toward classmates with disabilities (2012-02-06)This study examined the relationships between 32 typically developing preschoolers’ attitudes and play behaviors toward their classmates with disabilities or developmental delays. Children’s attitudes toward peers with ...
The "right to be helped": welfare policies and notions of rights at the margins of Soviet society, 1917-1950 (2012-09-18)In this dissertation, I trace the course of ethically founded notions of rights in the Soviet experience from 1917 to 1950, focusing on the “right to be helped” as the entitlement to state assistance felt by four marginalized ...
Stairway to Heaven: A closer look at the inclusiveness and accessibility of the United Methodist Church (2008)
Sticking up for them too: Understanding the university's role in promoting advocacy among and for people with disabilities (2008-02-11)This archived file includes the primary data and preliminary results of a semester long, ethnographic research project that sought to describe the experiences of students with disabilities at the University of Illinois. I ...