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Journal article

Equipped for living or self-determination?

Author:
CAMPBELL Jane
Journal article citation:
British Journal of Occupational Therapy, 57(3), March 1994, pp.89-90.
Publisher:
College of Occupational Therapists

Argues that independent living is a fundamental human right. Because disabled people need facilitation on the road to empowerment the role of occupational therapists is a vital one.

Journal article

Disabled people, service users, user involvement and representation

Authors:
BERESFORD Peter, CAMPBELL Jane
Journal article citation:
Disability and Society, 9(3), 1994, pp.315-325.
Publisher:
Taylor and Francis,

Examines the emphasis of service agencies on the 'unrepresentativeness' of disabled people and service users; looks at how this is experienced by the latter and considers why the issue has gained such importance. Examines the means attached to representation by recipients and providers of services. As well as looking at how the issue of representativeness is used to devalue, exclude and disempower disabled people and service users, the article explores its relation with the competing participatory and representative models and practices of democracy employed by disabled people and service providers.

Book

Disability politics: understanding our past, changing our future

Authors:
CAMPBELL Jane, OLIVER Mike
Publisher:
Routledge
Publication year:
1996
Pagination:
238p.,bibliog.
Place of publication:
London

Written by disabled people with the aim of enabling other people with disabilities to understand their past and change their future. Examines the changes in the profile of disabled people throughout Britain over the last 15 years, including the emergence of the disability movement. Concludes by considering possible future directions for disabled people in 21st Century Britain.

Book

Facilitating and supporting independent living: a guide to setting up a Personal Assistance Support Scheme

Authors:
SIMPSON Fidelity, CAMPBELL Jane
Publisher:
Disablement Income Group
Publication year:
1996
Pagination:
36p.
Place of publication:
London

Handbook aimed at anyone wanting to set up a personal assistance support (PAS) scheme for disabled people who are managing their own personal assistance arrangements with the use of cash payments from local authorities.

Journal article

Civil rights, society's wrongs: disabled people fight discrimination

Authors:
CAMPBELL Jane, DAY Peter
Journal article citation:
Professional Social Work, May 1994, pp.8-9.
Publisher:
British Association of Social Workers

The latest anti-discrimination bill for people with disabilities, the Civil Rights (Disabled Persons) Bill is due to emerge from the crucial committee stage of its passage through Parliament next month. The proposals and their background are outlined and the author, a service user explains how the issues affect her.

Journal article

Valuing diversity: the disability agenda: we've only just begun

Author:
CAMPBELL Jane
Journal article citation:
Disability and Society, 17(4), June 2002, pp.471-478.
Publisher:
Taylor and Francis,

If society is to value all its disabled people, it needs to find ways of making this collective minority powerful enough to influence the future. Shaping the future is something the Disabled People's Movement has been preoccupied with for decades. The key is unlock some of the fundamental principles of the social model of disability. This model has the potential to transform disabled people's lives. It has become the disability movement's tool for social inclusion.

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