NEW449H1: Contemporary Theories in Disability Studies

Hours: 
24S

Explores the influence of contemporary social theory in the formation of Disability Studies and its contemporary expressions. Examines how contemporary feminist theory, queer theory, and post-colonial theory intersect with Disability Studies to develop an understanding of disability as a socio-political phenomenon.

Prerequisite: 

NEW240Y1/​NEW241Y and an additional 0.5 Equity Studies Core Group 300+ level course

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)