Hierarchies of power: Disability theories and models and their implications for violence against, and abuse, neglect, and exploitation of, people with disability

This report was commissioned by the Disability Royal Commission and suggests that ‘paternalistic presumptions’ of people with disability is preventing them from living lives on their own terms. It shows how disability theories and models can contribute to promoting a more inclusive society.

the report is available for download in a variety of formats.

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Disability Royal Commission

Professor Shane Clifton.

Date published:
Thu 22nd Oct, 2020