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Diversity in Canada

Sociology

Quiz 7 :

Disability As Difference

Quiz 7 :

Disability As Difference

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When was the first committee to deal with issues affecting the disabled in terms of a human rights framework held?
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The sociopolitical model emphasizes the cost of a person's disability to themselves and to society as a whole.
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Which disabled group was the first in Canada to be provided with educational services?
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What did disabled Canadians most highly prioritize for improvement in a 1993 survey on their quality of life?
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The Canadian Human Rights Act added having a handicap as grounds of discrimination in 1981.
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Which was the first province to provide Medicare in Canada?
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The British North America Act divided responsibilities between the provinces and the federal government.Who was responsible for health care for natives?
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The theories used to study disability outlined in this chapter are unique and can never be combined.
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Which of the following statements is true of the economic model?
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Which of the following was a major finding of the Diversity Planning for Inclusive Employment (DPIE)project?
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Which movement or theory led to an increase in self-help groups?
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Deinstitutionalization has not affected the number of Canadians are homeless in urban centres.
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There are more females who are disabled than males.Which factor does the textbook suggest might account for this difference?
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In Canada of the 1500s,who provided care for the disabled?
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The Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act recognized that there is a history of discrimination toward disabled individuals in Canada.
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Physical,mental,and intellectual disabilities are not the same in terms of need and access issues.
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Which of the following gave rise to the Vocational Rehabilitation of Disabled Persons program (VRDP)?
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Which of the following models is most likely to look at the disabled as patients?
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Which province recently passed comprehensive legislation to deal with disability issues?
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The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Disabled outlined what dramatic shift in disabled decision making?
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