Virtually Invisible Women: Women with Disabilities in Mainstream Psychological Theory and Research

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Kristen J. Quinlan
Lisa Bowleg
Susan Faye Ritz


women with disabilities, content analysis, psychology


A classical content analysis of PsycINFO journal abstracts from 1999 to 2003 revealed that women with disabilities are virtually invisible in mainstream psychology.  We explore the implications of this invisibility.

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