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Abernathy, Ralph David

Lou M. Beasley.

in Encyclopedia of Social Work

P ublished online June 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Social Work. 459 words.

Ralph David Abernathy (1926–1990) was a pastor who became president of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference after the assassination of Martin Luther King. He was director of...

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able-bodiedism

John Harris and Vicky White.

in A Dictionary of Social Work and Social Care

January 2013; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Work. 109 words.

*Prejudice and/or *discrimination towards disabled people on the basis that their bodies are inferior to those of people

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able-bodiedism

John Harris and Vicky White.

in A Dictionary of Social Work and Social Care

January 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Work. 109 words.

*Prejudice and/or *discrimination towards disabled people on the basis that their bodies are inferior to those of people

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able-bodyism

John Harris and Vicky White.

in A Dictionary of Social Work and Social Care

January 2013; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Work. 3 words.

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able-bodyism

John Harris and Vicky White.

in A Dictionary of Social Work and Social Care

January 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Work. 3 words.

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Abortion

Gretchen E. Ely.

in Social Work

P ublished online September 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Social Work. 12628 words.

Abortion is the termination of a pregnancy, which includes deliberate termination and spontaneous termination, also referred to as “miscarriage.” The term “abortion” is typically associated...

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Abortion

D. Lynn Jackson.

in Encyclopedia of Social Work

P ublished online June 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Practical Ethics; Health, Illness, and Medicine; Social Justice and Human Rights. 2031 words.

Until the 19th century, abortion law was nonexistent and abortion was not seen as a moral issue. However, by the turn of the 20th century, abortion was legally defined and controlled in...

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Abortion

D. Lynn Jackson.

in Encyclopedia of Social Work

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Work. 2115 words.

Until the 19th century, abortion law was nonexistent and abortion was not seen as a moral issue. However, by the

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abortion

John Harris and Vicky White.

in A Dictionary of Social Work and Social Care

January 2013; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Work. 409 words.

Planned termination of a foetus. A private member’s bill led to the legalization of abortion through the Abortion Act (

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abortion

John Harris and Vicky White.

in A Dictionary of Social Work and Social Care

January 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Work. 408 words.

Planned termination of a foetus. A private member’s bill led to the legalization of abortion through the Abortion Act (

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