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    Social Model Disability

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    Student’s name Professor’s name Course Date The Significance of Social Model Disability in “Falling Without Getting Hurt: Adventures in Disability” by Sara Cantor Sara Cantor expresses some reflections about the feeling of people with disability related with social environment in the article “Falling without Getting Hurt: Adventures in Disability”. Through the text she emphasizes how external opinions or comments from people without enough knowledge about incapacities could affect or disturb people with disabilities. In addition, the article criticizes the ambiguity of people behaviors towards disabled people; these conducts are not necessarily condescending or resentful, sometimes comprehensive behaviors could affect as well the feelings…

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    Social Model Of Disability

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    There are many disability models but the most important two are the ‘medical’ model and the social’ model. In medicinal model of disability look at inability as an "issue" that fits in with the disabled person. It’s less likely affect anybody except the individual influenced. For instance, student on a wheel chair is not able to get into a building in view of a few steps; the medical model would recommend that this is a direct result of the wheelchair, as opposed to the strides (Ong-Dean, 2005).…

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    The model of disability proposed by the ICF is complex and dynamic. It is debated day-in and day-out in the 21st century. There are two models that are linked to people with disabilities today in Ireland. These are the Social model and the Medical model. These two models are working in conjunction with each other. Many people disregard the medical model and it is understandable, however different disabilities have different needs therefore the medical model can’t just be disregarded. The medical…

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    When each barriers is knocked down people with disabilities or impairments can lead an independent life in society as a normal person. Whereas the medical model state that impairments and differences should be corrected, this model looks more at what is wrong with a person and how it can be corrected. According to Social model of disability, (2017) the social model of disability can be seen as being discriminatory that sees people disability as a personal tragedy. People and society need to…

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    Warnock was striving to achieve a social model of disability which recognises that the limiting factor for disabled people in achieving their potential is being included effectively, rather than their inability to fit into pre-existing structures (Cole, 2008). Linked to this is the ever more widely held view that the provision, in all areas of society, received by disabled people should be based upon legislation that governs human rights (Hodkinson and Vickerman, 2009). The rights-based model…

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    Everyone who works with children knows that each child is individual and unique and while this sound really obvious it can cause a lot of tensions among those who work with children in education and care. To outline:  Social model of disability: this model implies that all individuals have needs but also have some strengths, skills and preferences. This approach means it will provide the children with the same environments as others as a starting point. It considers that the curriculum, the…

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    this report I am going to talk about the what the social and medical models of disability are, why they are important and my opinion on them. Models of disability are used for defining impairments and for helping the government and society help meet the needs of disabled people. They are helpful as they give people a better understanding of disabilities and the issues associated with having a disability. Social model of disability: The social model of disability says that disability is caused…

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    answer the above question by clearly defining each topic mentioned within the question, before going onto explain how, when put altogether these can help care practitioners create enabling environments for individuals. In brief the social model of disability is the idea that it is the way society is organised that disables individuals, and as such, assistive technology is what allows these individuals to perform tasks they would usually be unable to do. By doing so this creates environment’s…

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    negative effects because of judgement, labelling, preconceptions and discrimination which often results in social stigma and oppression caused by social construction (Dominelli, 2002). This essay will discuss what structural barriers have impacted the individuals in the videos “Caroline Casey: Looking Past Limits” (TEDWoman, 2010) and “Scott Sonnon: How we suppress genius and create learning disability” (TEDx Talks, 2013).…

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    The Social Model

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    ‘problem’ that is identified in this model is not with the physicality of the body, but the attitudes and ideals of societies. This relieves the individuals with disabilities of feeling as if they are any less important, as society is to blame for their discrimination, rather than them being blamed for their disability as a burden on society. The social model finds inclusion is possible by introducing more accessibility for the disabled, and to improve upon societal attitudes to establish fair…

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