Meaning ableism
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by 1990 in feminist and lesbian literature, from able (adj.) + -ism. Defined in 1991 as "bias against the physically challenged and differently abled (formerly the disabled or handicapped) by the [..]
Source: etymonline.com

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noun. Unfair treatment of those with handicaps
Source: psychologydictionary.org

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(n) discrimination in favor of the able-bodied
Source: beedictionary.com

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 attitudes in society that devalue and limit the potential of persons with disabilities. People with disabilities are assumed to be less worthy of respect and consideration, less able to contribute a [..]
Source: ohrc.on.ca

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The pervasive system of discrimination and exclusion that oppresses people who have mental, emotional and physical disabilities.
Source: lgbtqia.ucdavis.edu

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any criticism or negative sentiment that affects people with disabilities, regardless of validity.
Source: zerothposition.com

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Refers to the practices and dominant attitudes in society that devalue and limit the potential of disabled people. See disability
Source: equality-network.org

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prejudiced thoughts and discriminatory actions based on differences in physical, mental and/or emotional ability; usually that of able‐bodied/minded persons against people with illness, disabilities [..]
Source: diversityinclusion.wustl.edu

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