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More Alike Than Different: Learning About Diversity From People with Disabilities
Communication Teacher
  • Jenn Anderson, South Dakota State University
  • Joshua Westwick, South Dakota State University
  • Justin Anderson
Document Type
Article
Publication Version
Version of Record
Publication Date
1-1-2016
Abstract
Courses: Interpersonal Communication, Health Communication, Intercultural Communication Objectives: After completing this semester-long activity students, should be able to (1) apply course concepts (i.e., stereotypes, identity, listening, language, and conflict) to diverse real-world scenarios; (2) explain the utility of intergroup contact theory in relationship to communication and social diversity; (3) critically reflect on social diversity explored through communication behaviors; and (4) develop communication competence toward diverse others, specifically persons with disabilities (PWDs).
DOI of Published Version
10.1080/17404622.2016.1192661
Publisher
Taylor & Francis
Rights
Copyright © 2016 Taylor and Francis
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Citation Information
Jenn Anderson, Joshua Westwick and Justin Anderson. "More Alike Than Different: Learning About Diversity From People with Disabilities" Communication Teacher Vol. 30 Iss. 3 (2016)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/jenn-anderson/1/