Disability Research in the Global South: Working from a Local Approach
This chapter will look at ways of building into the research itself notions of rights and the power to sustain the work outside the context of the northern researchers who are likely to be the grant holders. We note the obstacles and barriers currently preventing the full enjoyment of rights by people with disabilities in the global South, by exploring how increasing participation and decision-making power in monitoring rights can lead to more sustained social change.
KeywordsResearch process Contextualizing disability research and practice Human rights research Research advocacy
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