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Can we broaden the neurodiversity movement without weakening it? Participatory approaches as a framework for cross-disability alliance building

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  • Kristen Gillespie-Lynch
  • Patrick Dwyer
  • Christopher Constantino
  • Dr Steven Kenneth Kapp
  • Emily Hotez
  • Ariana Riccio
  • Danielle DeNigris
  • Bella Kofner
  • Eric Endlich
Becoming aware of power imbalances and working to rectify them is essential for building effective alliances across neurotypes. Sufficient space and time are needed to create healthy alliances. Participatory approaches, and approaches solely led by neurodivergent people, can begin to address concerns about power and representation within the neurodiversity movement while shifting public understanding.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationDisability Alliances and Allies
EditorsAlison C. Carey, Joan M. Ostrove, Tara Fannon
PublisherEmerald Group Publishing Limited
Chapter9
Pages189-223
Number of pages35
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-83909-321-0
ISBN (Print)978-1-83909-322-7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 9 Nov 2020

Publication series

NameResearch in Social Science and Disability
PublisherEmerald Publishing Limited
Volume12
ISSN (Print)1479-3547

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