Disability in Global and Comparative Perspective

JSIS B 346
  • Quarters: Autumn
  • General Education Requirements: DIV, I&S
  • Instructors: Stephen Meyers

Examines the meaning, politics, and experience of disability globally and locally in order to understand what is universal and what is particular to the disability experience in a diverse world. Human rights, inclusive development, and social movements approaches addressing the marginalization of disabled persons explored throughout.