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Unformatted text preview: generalization about the condition and those who suffer from it. I also want to find out how the stigma created by language due to all the aforementioned factors affects the actual patients so I can tie in Susan Sontags argument with mine. Possible sources for my research include medical journals using LexisNexis, other various databases, and editorial types of publications that provide arguments pertaining to the issue. My thesis will probably encompass the idea of the stigmatization of Alzheimers disease which currently leads people to hide their condition from their relatives and doctors, defending and affirming Sontags position....
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course PWR 194 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '07 term at Stanford.
- Spring '07