EOC, CDSI, Disability, Gramsci, Ideology, terrain, gender, Disability Studies


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2021-01-07 — Updated on 2020-12-31

How to Cite

“Introduction” (2020) Indian Journal of Critical Disability Studies. Delhi, India, 1(1), pp. 2-11. vailable at: (ccessed: 23January2021).