Introduction to the Featured Article: "The Quest for Ordinary Lives."

Ford, Alison
June 2006
Research & Practice for Persons with Severe Disabilities;Summer2006, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p91
Academic Journal
An introduction to the featured article "The Quest for Ordinary Lives," by Lou Brown, Betsy Shiraga and Kim Kessler is presented. The featured article is followed by three invited commentaries each of which brings unique and complementary perspectives. The commentaries the acknowledge the important contributions the article makes. The featured article suggests that there is no need for magic, what we need is unity of purpose in the U.S. to give people with disabilities an opportunity to participate in the 21st century.


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