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    Legal Scholarship and Disability in Italy: Recent Developments and New Perspectives


    Ferri, Delia (2014) Legal Scholarship and Disability in Italy: Recent Developments and New Perspectives. Law Journal Library, 5. pp. 129-150.

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    Abstract

    This essay gives an overview of the evolving academic legal discourse on disability which is taking place in Italy. It attempts to show that the ratification of the CRPD contributed to making 'disability law' an autonomous and comprehensive area of legal studies, and to overcome (at least partially) the rigid fragmentation of the settori scientifico-disciplinari (scientific-disciplinary sectors, i.e., constitutional law, comparative law, civil law...), which is a distinctive feature of Italian academia.

    Item Type: Article
    Keywords: Legal Scholarship; Disability in Italy;
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Social Sciences > Law
    Item ID: 11711
    Depositing User: Delia Ferri
    Date Deposited: 15 Nov 2019 15:50
    Journal or Publication Title: Law Journal Library
    Publisher: Heinonline
    Refereed: Yes
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