4 discussion posts

4 discussion form posts. Answer each with a minimum word count of 150.

If you use references, cite! Make sure to address ALL questions within the answers.


1)    In U.S. society, the elderly tend to be less and less visible in mainstream activities, in organizations, and in the workplace. One theory assigns this to ageism. Do you think that is the best explanation for this phenomenon? If yes, why do you think so? If not, what do you think is the best alternative explanation? How do you feel about the way U.S. society treats the elderly?


2)   Research the Americans with Disabilities Act on the Internet.    

    What does “reasonable accommodation” mean?

    What types of accommodations are made in the workplace for people with disabilities?

    What can happen if accommodations are not made?

    What type of accommodations can students with disabilities receive in their schools and universities?

3) Create a list of 3 to 5 clubs, societies, or recreational venues that you participate in or that are located in your city.

    How might you or these venues create a more inclusive environment for people with disabilities?


4) What factors should managers and leaders use to verify expectations when hiring disabled persons? Explain your response.