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People with intellectual disabilitiesTowards a good life?$
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Kelley Johnson

Print publication date: 2010

Print ISBN-13: 9781847420695

Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: March 2012

DOI: 10.1332/policypress/9781847420695.001.0001

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Community, inclusion and belonging

Community, inclusion and belonging

Chapter:
(p.131) Eight Community, inclusion and belonging
Source:
People with intellectual disabilities
Author(s):

Kelley Johnson

Jan Walmsley

Marie Wolfe

Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781847420695.003.0009

This chapter discusses community and inclusion, which can be frequently found in policy. It reviews these two as mechanisms that can help one achieve a better life, but finds them wanting. The chapter proposes as an alternative that relationship building and ‘belonging’ may provide more tangible ideas to inform one's journey to a good life.

Keywords:   community, inclusion, mechanisms, relationship building, belonging

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