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People with Physical Disabilities, Work, and Well-being: The Importance of Autonomous and Creative Work

Factors in Studying Employment for Persons with Disability

ISBN: 978-1-78714-606-8, eISBN: 978-1-78714-605-1

ISSN: 1479-3547

Publication date: 4 September 2017

Abstract

Conclusions

The findings highlight the need to further consider the work characteristics of employed people with disabilities. They also demonstrate that the conceptualization and measurement of physical disability has important research implications.

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Acknowledgment

This research is supported by grants RO1 DA13292 and RO1 DA016429 from the National Institute of Drug Abuse to R. Jay Turner (r.jay.turner@vanderbilt.edu).

Citation

Brown, R.L., Moloney, M.E. and Ciciurkaite, G. (2017), "People with Physical Disabilities, Work, and Well-being: The Importance of Autonomous and Creative Work", Factors in Studying Employment for Persons with Disability (Research in Social Science and Disability, Vol. 10), Emerald Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 205-224. https://doi.org/10.1108/S1479-354720170000010009

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