Circles of Friends: People with Disabilities and Their Friends Enrich the Lives of One Another

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Abingdon Press, 1988 - Psychology - 94 pages
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This inspiring book presents a sensitive collection of stories about people with disabilities and their friends enriching the lives of one another. Beautifully illustrated.

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Contents

Seeing Cynthia Through the Eyes
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About the author (1988)

Robert is widely known for his work on behalf of people with disabilities. In 1968 he received a Rosemary Dybwad International Award, enabling him to travel and study attitudes toward people with disabilities throughout Sweden and Denmakr. In 1987 he and Martha Perske shared the Healing Community Arts & Letters Award at the United Nations in New York. The Perskes have collaborated on two major reports to U.S. presidents: Mental Retardation: The Leading Edge, for President Carter; and, in cooperation with others, Mental Retardation: Century of Decision, for President Nixon.

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