communication strategies

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  • Most answers are from 5-10 sentences depending on question and your personal interaction with the reading.
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Question 1  Tell me about the reading.

What are the benefits and weaknesses to the seven communication strategies proposed by Braithwaite (pg. 289-290)?

Why do you think the issue of helping people with disabilities so split?

What do you think needs to be done to help reduce the uncertainty/ uncomfortableness of both able-bodied persons and people with disabilities?

Question 2 Tell me about Stella

What strategies did Stella Young use to make her mostly able-bodied audience feel comfortable?

What is problematic about inspiration porn? How do you think this influences the self esteem of people with disabilities?

Question 3 Tell me about Zayid

Maysoon Zayid listed internet comments as one of the only sources of ridicule she has ever faced. What can you do to help improve the image of people with disabilities online?

What do you think needs to be done to help reduce the uncertainty/ uncomfortableness of both able-bodied persons and people with disabilities?