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SMITH, HERMAN. 2010. “SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY OF DISABILITIES”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


A social psychological and micro-sociological examination of attitudes and behaviors affecting persons with disabilities. Topics include stigma and empowerment, adaptive behaviors, stereotypes and prejudices, and images of disabilities in popular culture and mythology. The course will address the experiencing of disabilities and their social...

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