Disability as a Social Construct

A brilliant essay on the true nature of disability. Recommended reading.

Why Are Wheelchairs More Stigmatized Than Glasses?

(Reposted without permission from the excellent Nautilus.us)

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One thought on “Disability as a Social Construct

  1. I loved this and really do wish they would change the handicap symbol. Disability is so stigmatized and I personally know so many people who are “disabled” that would put a “normal” person to shame in their strength, tenacity and endurance.

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