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STONE, SHARON-DALE. 2010. “SOCIOLOGY OF DISABILITY”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


This course introduces students to the field of disability studies, a field which problematizes the definition of disability and argues that disability is socially constructed. We will examine the usefulness of the medical and social models for understanding disability, the implications of these models, and the role played by both models as people with...

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