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Disabled Workers

  • By: Heike Boeltzig-Brown, William E. Kiernan & Doria Pilling
  • In: Sociology of Work: An Encyclopedia
  • Edited by: Vicki Smith
  • Subject:Organizational Psychology, Sociology of Work (general), Organizational Theory

In both the United States and Great Britain, as well as other countries, people with disabilities are at a considerable disadvantage in terms of employment compared with nondisabled people. Numerous legislations, policies, and measures have been implemented—nationally and ...

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