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The African Journal of Disability is published for the purpose of advancing scholarship in disability studies and rehabilitation sciences in a uniquely African context. Widely read by scholars, professionals and students, it encourages scholarly exchange between all disciplines and academics from low, middle and high-income countries to work towards the improvement of human development and its practices across the continent. View our Editorial Team.


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LATEST ARTICLES

Original Research

 
Impact of prostheses on quality of life and functional status of transfemoral amputees in Tanzania  
Ericka P. von Kaeppler, Alexander Hetherington, Claire A. Donnelley, Syed H. Ali, Corin Shirley, Sravya T. Challa, Emily Lutyens, Billy T. Haonga, Saam Morshed, Jan Andrysek, David W. Shearer
07 September 2021

Correction

 
Erratum: The life stories and experiences of the children admitted to the Institute for Imbecile Children from 1895 to 1913  
Rory du Plessis
02 August 2021

Original Research

 
Transitioning to a life with disability in rural South Africa: A qualitative study  
M. Christinah Sadiki, Brian Watermeyer, Nina T. Abrahams
22 July 2021

Original Research

 
‘The world is not only for hearing people – It’s for all people’: The experiences of women who are deaf or hard of hearing in accessing healthcare services in Johannesburg, South Africa  
Khetsiwe P. Masuku, Nomfundo Moroe, Danielle van der Merwe
20 July 2021

Original Research

 
Voices of children with intellectual disabilities on participation in daily activities  
Karina Huus, Refilwe Morwane, Maria Ramaahlo, Sadna Balton, Emelie Pettersson, Ingalill Gimbler Berglund, Shakila Dada
05 July 2021

Original Research

 
Creating inclusive Performing Arts practices for development of youth with disabilities: A critical ethnographic study  
Marlene le Roux, Harsha Kathard, Theresa Lorenzo
30 June 2021

Review Article

 
Barriers to and facilitators of employment of persons with disabilities in low- and middle-income countries: A scoping review  
Refilwe E. Morwane, Shakila Dada, Juan Bornman
22 June 2021

Original Research

 
Family disability, poverty and parenting stress: Analysis of a cross-sectional study in Kenya  
Xanthe Hunt, Christina Laurenzi, Sarah Skeen, Leslie Swartz, Phillip Sundin, Robert E. Weiss, Mark Tomlinson
10 June 2021

Original Research

 
Structural validity and internal consistency of Picture My Participation: A measure for children with disability  
Patrik Arvidsson, Shakila Dada, Mats Granlund, Christine Imms, Lin Jun Shi, Lin Ju Kang, Ai-Wen Hwang, Karina Huus
28 May 2021

Review Article

 
African families’ and caregivers’ experiences of raising a child with intellectual disability: A narrative synthesis of qualitative studies  
Siyabulela Mkabile, Kathrine L. Garrun, Mary Shelton, Leslie Swartz
30 April 2021
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