At the Intersection of Childhood and Disability: Improving Human Rights Protection for Disabled Children

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Abstract

The chapter is divided into two sections. The first section looks at the various kinds of prejudice that can result from the intersection of childhood and disability. The second section investigates how both the CRC and the CRPD protect disabled children and how the proposed joint reading can provide enhanced human rights protection for disabled children. It goes on by examining what remedies can be found for fulfilling their right to education through applying the two human rights treaties together.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationDisability Law and Human Rights
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Publication statusAccepted/In press - 3 Nov 2021

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