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Based on their own project work, this paper presents a pragmatic and
experience-based review of the advantages and difficulties of conducting
research with and on behalf of those with disabilities or who are otherwise
disadvantaged. It considers the financial aspects, health and wellbeing issues and
the factors which should be considered in the preparation of proposals and the
management of projects.