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2. What is meant by the stereotype "as an object of violence"?

  • when disabled people featured in TV drama - 3 times more likely than able bodied characters to be killed off - reinforces idea of the disabled as victims
  • (using this for definition purposes)

3. What is meant by the stereotype "as sexually abnormal"?

  • assumed by media representations that the disabled do not have sexual feelings/that they are sexually degenerate
  • (using this for definition purposes)

4. Who identified 3 broad categories of disability stereotype in cinemas (the criminal, the sub human, the powerless/pathetic character)??

  • Philo
  • Cumberbatch and Negrime
  • Ross and Sancho

5. Who stated that both able bodied and disabled viewers object to and are critical of the way people are portrayed in the media?

  • Barnes
  • Ross and Sancho
  • Roper


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