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Raymond Lang Publications

This is a list of publications by Dr Lang. The list is arranged by year. Click on the links below to see publications from a particular year.

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2013 -- 2012 -- 2011 --2010 -- 2009 -- 2008 -- 2007 -- 2006 -- 2001

2013

Articles

Lang, R., Groce, N., Cole, E. (March 2013).Working Paper 19: Conceptualising the linkages between the Social Determinants of Health and Disability [link]

Reports

Wapling, L., Challenger, E., Cole, E., Lang, R.Kett, M.Groce, N. (2013) Research Toolkit for Disabled People’s Organisations: How to undertake and use applied research. London: Leonard Cheshire Disability [link]

Presentations

Lang, R. (2013)   on "Conceptualising the linkages between the Social Determinants of Health and Disability”, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine. 17 April [online]

2012

Articles

Tolhurst, R., Leach, B., Price, J., Robinson, J., Ettore, E., Scott-Samuel, A., Kilonzo, N., Sabuni, LP., Robertson, S., Kapilashrami, A., Bristow, K.,  Lang, R., Romao, F., Theobald, S. (2012). 'Intersectionality and gender mainstreaming in international health: Using a feminist participatory action research process to analyse voices and debates from the global south and north'. Social Science and Medicine. 74(11):1825-1832

2011

Articles

Groce, N., Bailey, N., Lang, R., Trani, J., Kett, M. (2011) 'Water and sanitation issues for persons with disabilities in low- and middle-income countries: a literature review and discussion of implications for global health and international development'. Journal of Water and Health. [online]

Groce, N., Kett, M., Lang, R., Trani, J. (2011) Disability and poverty: the need for a more nuanced understanding of implications for development policy and practice, Third World Quarterly, 32(8):1493-1513 [online]

Lang, R. (2011), Community-based rehabilitation and health professional practice: Developmental opportunities and challenges in the global North and South, Disability & Rehabilitation 33(2):165-173. [online]

Lang, R., Kett, M., Groce, N., Trani, J. (2011) Implementing the United Nations Convention on the rights of persons with disabilities: principles, implications, practice and limitations. ALTER-European Journal of Disability Research. [online]

Presentations

Lang, R. (2011) 'Future Challenges to the Provision of Healthcare in the 21st Century'. Consortium of Institutes of Higher Education in Health and Rehabilitation in Europe Annual Conference. 13-15 April. Lisbon, Portugal [online]

Lang, R. (2011) 'The Challenges of Implementing the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in Developing Countries'. Disability and the Majority World: Towards a Global Disability Studies. 7-8 July, Manchester Metropolitan University. [online]

2010

Articles

Lang, R. (2010 forthcoming), Community-based rehabilitatiown and professional practice: Developmental opportunities and challenges in the global North and South, Disability & Rehabilitation. [online]

2009

Articles

Groce, N., Kett, M., Lang, R., Trani, J., Bailey, N. (2009), Working Paper 8: The Potential Impact of the Global Economic Downturn on Persons with Disabilities. [online]

Kett, M., Lang, R., Trani, J. (2009). Disability, Development and the Dawning of a New Convention: A Cause for Optimism? Journal of International Development 21(5): 649-661. [online]

Lang, R. (2009), The United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities: A Panacea for Ending Disability Discrimination?, European Journal of Disability Research. 3(3): 266-285. [online]

Lang, R., Kett, M., Trani, J. (2009). Introduction to Special Section: Papers from the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities: A Call for Action on Poverty, Lack of Access and Discrimination. Disability Studies Quarterly 29(1). [online]

Mwendwa, T. Murangira, A., Lang, R. (2009), Mainstreaming the rights of persons with disabilities in national development frameworks, Journal of International Development, 21(5): 673-672. [online]

Stein, M., Stein, P., Weiss, D., Lang, R. (2009), Health care and the UN Disability Rights Convention, The Lancet, 374(9704): 1796-1798. [online]

Reports

Lang, R., Murangira, A. (2009), A Disability Scoping Study for DFID Uganda. Kampala: DFID Uganda. [online]

Book Chapters

Lang, R., Officer, A. (2009). "Behind the Scenes Disability Advocacy" Chapter 26 in Alur, M., Timmons, V. (ed.) Inclusive Education Across Cultures: Crossing Boundaries, Sharing Ideas. New Delhi: SAGE Publications Pvt. Ltd.

Lang, R., Murangira, A., (2009). Barriers to the Inclusion of Disabled People in Disability Policy-Making in Seven African Countries. Chapter 8 in Kampuvuori,J., Scheinin,M. (ed.) United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities: Multidisciplinary Perspectives. Helsinki: Center for Human Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Presentations

Lang, R. (2009). The Disability, Gender and Health Nexus. Widening Feminisms: Engaging with Disability, Ethnicity and Sexuality Seminar, Liverpool

2008

Reports

Lang, R. (2008), Disability Policy Audit in Namibia, Swaziland, Malawi and Mozambique: Final Report. Bulawayo: Southern African Federation of the Disabled.

Lang, R., Upah, L. (2008), Disability Scoping Study in Nigeria. London: DFID.

Presentations

Lang, R. (2008). Community-Based Rehabilitation: A Strategy for Advocacy and Human Rights. 21st World Congress of Rehabilitation International, Quebec

Lang, R. (2008). Tools for Mainstreaming Disability in Social and Economic Policy: The Example of EDAMAT. European Day of People with Disabilities Conference, Brussels

2007

Articles

Lang, R. (2007), Working Paper 5: The Situation of Disabled People in the Republic of South Africa. [online]

Lang, R. (2007), Working Paper 3: The Development and Critique of the Social Model of Disability. [online]

Reports

Lang, R., Chadowa, G. (2007), Disability Scoping Study in Zimbabwe. Harare: DFID Zimbabwe.

2006

Articles

Lang, R. (2006). Human Rights and Disability - New and Dynamic Perspective with the United Nations Convention on Disability. Asia Pacific Disability Rehabilitation Journal 17(1), 3-11

Presentations

Lang, R. (2006). Community-Based Rehabilitation and Professional Practice: Opportunities and Challenges. 12th Annual Meeting of the European Forum of Occupational Therapy, Ankara, Turkey

Lang, R. (2006). Perspectives on Disability and Rehabilitation. Support and Wellbeing of People with Complex Needs Conference, University of Sterling, UK

2001

Presentations

Daines, V., Lang, R., Seddon, D. (2001). Mainstreaming Disability Issues into Development Studies: In Theory and Practice. 14th Annual Conference of the Society of Disability Studies, Winnipeg, Canada

Lang, R. (2001). Understanding Disability from a South Indian Perspective. 14th Annual Conference of the Society of Disability Studies, Winnipeg, Canada