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introduction to the self-organisation of disabled people.

Martin Pagel

introduction to the self-organisation of disabled people.

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Published by GMCDP Publications in Manchester .
Written in English


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Cover title: On our own behalf - an introduction to the self-organisation of disabled people.

ContributionsGreater Manchester Coalition of Disabled People.
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Open LibraryOL13906560M


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