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By Licia Carlson

In a problem to present puzzling over cognitive impairment, this booklet explores what it capacity to regard individuals with highbrow disabilities in a moral demeanour. Reassessing philosophical perspectives of highbrow incapacity, Licia Carlson indicates how we will be able to verify the honor and price of intellectually disabled humans first through finishing comparisons to nonhuman animals after which via confronting our fears and discomforts. Carlson provides the complicated heritage of rules approximately cognitive incapacity, the remedy of intellectually disabled humans, and social and cultural reactions to them. delicate and obviously argued, this publication bargains new insights on fresh developments in incapacity experiences and philosophy.

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