what are some important elements of the disability?

Question:

According to the resources assigned for this week, what are some important elements of the disability experience? In your response, be sure to consider several of the following:

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  • Internalized oppression.
  • Similarities and differences in the ways people experience life with a disability.
  • Elements of a political disability identity and attitudes of those who engage in political action to gain disability rights.
  • The connection between a political disability identity and overcoming and/ or combating internalized oppression.
  • Elements of the course resources that challenged your previous beliefs about the disability experience.

 

Also, watch the video:

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Look for examples of the following themes while viewing the video:

  • Disabled/nondisabled binary;
  • Being deaf versus Deaf – When Deaf is written with a “D” to describe a person  it signifies the person identifies as being part of the  Deaf culture and Deafness is a prideful part of who they are. When  “deaf”   with a  lowercase   “d”  is used  it signifies the person has a hearing impairment. It does not signify the person’s association with  Deaf culture.
  • Fitting into neither Deaf culture nor hearing culture
  • Pressure to assimilate to normality
  • The liminality of disability

 

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