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grass-roots groups of disabled people/single- and cross-disability lines

German translation: Basis(behinderten)gruppen...

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12:09 Aug 22, 2002
English to German translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: grass-roots groups of disabled people/single- and cross-disability lines
During the 1970s grass-roots groups of disabled people organized along single- and cross-disability lines, formed statewide and national membership organizations and publishes newsletters.
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German translation:Basis(behinderten)gruppen...
Explanation:
, die sich sowohl auf Menschen mit einer Art von Behinderung beschränkten (=single disability) als auch übergreifend (=cross-disability) organisiert wurden...

"grass roots" deutet auf Basis- oder Selbsthilfegruppen hin, also auf nichtstaatliche Organisationen/Vereine etc., die in Eigeninitiative gegründet wurden.
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Steffen Walter
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Local time: 18:08
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5Basis(behinderten)gruppen...
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Basis(behinderten)gruppen...


Explanation:
, die sich sowohl auf Menschen mit einer Art von Behinderung beschränkten (=single disability) als auch übergreifend (=cross-disability) organisiert wurden...

"grass roots" deutet auf Basis- oder Selbsthilfegruppen hin, also auf nichtstaatliche Organisationen/Vereine etc., die in Eigeninitiative gegründet wurden.

Steffen Walter
Germany
Local time: 18:08
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in pair: 14184
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