Dr Raymond Lang


Personal Profile

Name: Raymond Lang Email: r.lang@ucl.ac.uk
Title: Dr Tel: 0044 207 679 4518
Department: Epidemiology & Public Health Fax: 0044 207 388 2291
Position: Honorary Senior Research Associate Address: 4 Taviton Street, London, London, WC1H 0BT
Research Domain: Ageing, Populations & Lifelong Health Web Page: Personal Web Page


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    • 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 (2011). 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 & Medicine, 74(11), 1825 - 1832. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2011.08.025
    • LANG R (2011). Community-based rehabilitation and professional practice: Developmental opportunities and challenges in the global North and South. Disability & Rehabilitation, 33(2), 165 - 173.


    • Mwenda T, Murangira A, Lang R (2009). Mainstreaming the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in National Development Frameworks. Journal of International Development, 21(5), 662 - 672. doi:10.1002/jid.1594
    • Lang R (2009). The United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities: A Panacea for Ending Disability Discrimination?. ALTER - European Journal of Disability Research, 3(3), 266 - 285. doi:10.1016/j.alter.2009.04.001
    • Lang R (2009). The Disability, Gender and Health Nexus.
    • 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. doi:10.1002/jid.1596
    • Stein M, Stein P, Weiss D, Lang R (2009). Health Care and the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.. The Lancet, 374(9704), 1796 - 1798.
    • Lang R, Murangira A (2009). Barriers to the Inclusion of Disabled People in Disability Policy-Making in Seven African Countries. In Kampuvuori J, Scheinin M (Ed.), United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities: Multidisciplinary Perspectives (pp. - ). : Center for Human Rights of Persons with Disabilities.
    • Lang R, Murangira A (2009). A Disability Scoping Study for DFID Uganda.
    • Lang R, Officer A (2009). "Behind the Scenes Disability Advocacy". In Alur M, Timmons V (Ed.), Inclusive Education Across Cultures: Crossing Boundaries, Sharing Ideas (pp. - ). : SAGE Publications Pvt. Ltd.
    • 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), - .
    • 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.


    • Lang R (2008). Tools for Mainstreaming Disability in Social and Economic Policy: The Example of EDAMAT.
    • Lang R (2008). Disability Policy Audit in Namibia, Swaziland, Malawi and Mozambique: Final Report.
    • Lang R, Upah L (2008). Disability Scoping Study in Nigeria.
    • Lang R (2008). Community-Based Rehabilitation: A Strategy for Advocacy and Human Rights.


    • Lang R (2007). Working Paper 3 - The Development and Critique of the Social Model of Disability.
    • Lang R (2007). Working Paper 5 - The Situation of Disabled People in the Republic of South Africa.
    • Lang R, Chadowa G (2007). Disability Scoping Study in Zimbabwe.


    • 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.
    • Lang R (2006). Perspectives on Disability and Rehabilitation.
    • Lang R (2006). Community-Based Rehabilitation and Professional Practice: Opportunities and Challenges.


    • Daines V, Lang R, Seddon D (2001). Mainstreaming Disability Issues into Development Studies: In Theory and Practice.
    • Lang R (2001). Understanding Disability from a South Indian Perspective.


    • LANG R (2000). The Role of NGOs in the Process of Empowerment and Social Transformation of People with Disabilities. In Thomas M, Thomas MJ (Ed.), Selected Readings in Community-Based Rehabilitation: CBR in Transition: Asia Pacific Disability Rehabilitation Journal (pp. - ). : .


    • Lang R (1999). Disability and Development Studies: Towards an Integrated Approach.
    • Lang R (1999). "Empowerment and CBR? - Some Issues Raised from the South Indian Experience". In Stone E (Ed.), Disability and Development: Learning from Action and Research on Disability in the Majority World (pp. - ). : The Disability Press.


    • Lang R (1998). A Critique of the Disability Movement. Asia Pacific Disability Rehabilitation Journal, 9(1), 1 - 9.


    • Lang R (1994). Empowerment and the Disability Movement.
    • Lang R (1994). The Role of the Professional in the Enabling Process.
    • Lang R (1994). What is Disability? - A Critique of Current Definitions and Models.


    • Lang R (1993). Training Materials Regarding Rehabilitation in Developing Countries.


    • Lang R (1992). The AHRTAG/ICHU Disability Information Service.
    • Lamb B, Lang R (1992). Aetiology of Cerebal Palsy - Editorial. British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 99(3), 176 - 178. doi:10.1111/j.1471-0528.1992.tb14492.x
    • Lang R (1992). AHRTAG's Experience in the Development and Maintenance of Databases and the Possibilities for Future Collaboration.
    • Lang R (1992). The Future Development of Databases and Information Channels on Rehabilitation and Disabilities in Developing Countries.


    • Lang R (1990). Aetiology of Cerebral Palsy - Editorial. British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 99(2), 176 - 178.
    • Lang R (1990). Medical Negligence and Cerebral Palsy? - The Debate..


    • Lang R (1988). "Analysis of Individuals with Multiple Debt Problems". In Hartropp A (Ed.), Families in Debt (pp. - ). : Jubilee Centre Publications.

    • LANG R (). Challenges to Implementing Social Care Policies for People with Disabilities in the United Kingdom.
    • LANG R (). The Effective Implementation of Rights-Based Disability Policy in Developing Countries.
    • LANG R, Groce N, Kett M, Trani J, Bailey N (). The Potential Impact of the Global Economic Downturn on People with Disabilities.