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What are the social and ethical issues relating to intellectual disability identified by both families and society and adulthood?

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Many researchers have taken more responsibilities for expanding knowledge and discovering the truth for families, and society involving the social and ethical issues related to intellectual disabilities and adulthood. Disability research ethics are located within a broad scope of the social justice framework. Ethical considerations require that the human rights, dignity, and autonomy of individuals with disabilities be respected.

Social inclusion enhances the quality of life for young adults with intellectual disability approaching adulthood. However, these individuals experience limited social inclusion or employment because there are not enough appropriate activities available and they have limited opportunities to develop friendships. The social inclusion that individuals with disabilities experience within their local community varies greatly. ...

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The social and ethical issues relating to intellectual disability identified by both families and society and adulthood.

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