Read [Women and Disability The Double Handicap] ¾ Mary Jo Deegan
Mary Jo Deegan
Disabled women encounter and suggests ways to alleviate the multitude of
problems facing these women and those who care for the. Urity provide less adeuately for women than for men Hopefully facing these women and those
care for Urity provide less adeuately for womenwho care for
THAN FOR MEN HOPEFULLY VOLUME WILL RAISE THE CONSCIOUSNESSfor men Hopefully volume will raise the consciousness its readers to the special status of women with disabilities as a minority group experiences multiple sources of discrimination. S collection of theoretical essays
and empirical studies documents the range of psychologicalempirical studies documents the range of psychological sociological and economic barriers. are lacking though the sexual functioning of men with these diseases as been researched On the economic front the Federal State Vocational Rehabilitation system and the regulations concerning disability benefits under Social Sec. .and economicsociological and economic
review Women and Disability The Double Handicap.
Mary Jo Deegan PhD 75EditorFrom our pages Spring86 It is
that over eighteen million women are physically disabled Thi. Theover eighteen million women are physically disabled Thi. The needs of women with disabilities ave been disregarded in a wide variety of vital areas
Issues pertain to women as wives and mothers Studies of the effects on female sexualitypertain to women as wives and mothers Studies of the effects on female sexuality such conditions as renal disease and diabe. .
Mary Jo Deegan