Engaging Disability Rights Law to Address the Distinct Harms at the Intersection of Race and Disability for People with Substance Use Disorder

Kelly K. Dineen, Elizabeth Pendo

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Abstract

This article examines the unique disadvantages experienced by Black people and other people of color with substance use disorder in health care, and argues that an intersectional approach to enforcing disability rights laws offer an opportunity to ameliorate some of the harms of oppression to this population.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)38-51
Number of pages14
JournalNursing law & ethics,
Volume50
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - 2022

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Issues, ethics and legal aspects
  • Health Policy

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