How the media sees Disabilities. A Caleb Kenneth Jacobson Production. Into the Intro. In the media today discrimination is far and wide within the media but when seeing it on the surface it dulls the senses to the more subtle kicks
How the media sees Disabilities
A Caleb Kenneth Jacobson Production
Says disabilities are caused by the way society is organised
This view is set up to remove barriers to allow choices
Isonly referred to as the social model which is easier to remember
•A teenager with a learning difficulty wants to work towards living independently in their own home but is unsure how to pay the rent.
Under the social model, the person would be supported so that they are enabled to pay rent and live in their own home. Under a medical model, the young person might be expected to live in a communal home
Or is it?