Aging and Disability Worksheet

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Aging and Disability Worksheet Part 1 Answer the following questions in 50 to 150 words each. Provide citations for all the sources you use. • What is ageism? How does ageism influence the presence of diversity in society? • What is the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA)? How does the ADEA address issues for the aging population? Part II Answer the following questions in 50 to 150 words each. Provide citations for all the sources you use. • What does the American Disabilties Act (ADA) provide for people with disabilities? • What are some unique circumstances or issues encountered by people with disabilities? • What additional types of legislation have been introduced to address issues faced by people with disabilities?

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Aging and Disability Worksheet ETH/120 Version 3 University of Phoenix Material Aging and Disability Worksheet Part 1 Answer the following questions in 50 to 150 words each. Provide citations for all the sources you use. • What is ageism? How does ageism influence the presence of diversity in society? • What is the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA)? How does the ADEA address issues for the aging population? Part II Answer the following questions in 50 to 150 words each. Provide citations for all the sources you use. • What does the American Disabilties Act (ADA) provide for people with disabilities? • What are some unique circumstances or issues encountered by people with disabilities? • What additional types of legislation have been introduced to address issues faced by people with disabilities? Copyright © 2016, 2015, 2014 by University of Phoenix. All rights reserved. 1
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Aging and Disability Worksheet
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Aging and Disability Worksheet

Part 1

Ageism is unfair treatment or discrimination of people based on their age usually young or
old. Ageism is an insidious practice and it is everywhere worldwide, a practice mostly directed
toward older people that have harmful impacts especially in their job prospects, financial issues,
confidence, and quality of life. For example, dismissed of a job because of age, being denied club
membership or refused free credit interest (Ayalon, Liat, & Clemens).
Ageism impacts the presence of diversity in a community. Devaluing the opinions, skills,
and experience of older people and having that stereotype of them depending on others can impact
the existence of diversity in a comunity. Ageism has negative impacts on society diversity because
it encourages negative attitude toward elderly adults like being ignored or not taken seriously, also
in workplaces older workers are being disadvantaged, for example, given less training
opportunities than younger ...


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