Disability & Society Assignment: History of Disability
For this assignment you are required to write a paper exploring the history of developmental disabilities using the website:
"Parallels in Time: A History of Developmental Disabilities".
You must read these 3 topics/time periods:
? The Ancient Era 1500 BC - 475 AD
? The Middle Ages, Renaissance, & Reformation 475 AD - 1500 AD
? 17th and 18th Centuries
Your written response should include the following entitled sections:
a. The Ancient Era - minimum 250-word summary
b. The Middle Ages, Renaissance, & Reformation - minimum 250-word summary
c. 17th & 18th Centuries - minimum 250-word summary
d. Personal Response - minimum 250-word response addressing what you learned and how you felt learning about the treatment and history of people with developmental disabilities
e. How This Relates to GS 420 - minimum 250-word responseaddressing how the readings relate to the content of this course as covered so far.
Format your assignment according to the following formatting requirements:
1. The answer should be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides.
2. The response also includes a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student's name, the course title, and the date. The cover page is not included in the required page length.
3. Also include a reference page. The Citations and references should follow APA format. The reference page is not included in the required page length.