Appendix I Essay

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University of Phoenix Material Appendix I Part I Define the following terms: |Term |Definition | |Ageism |Prejudice and discrimination towards older people | |Baby boomer |A period of increase in birth rate | |Americans with Disabilities Act |The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) gives civil rights protections to individuals | | |with disabilities that are like those provided to individuals on the basis of race, sex, | | |national origin, and religion. It guarantees equal opportunity for individuals with | | |disabilities. | |Visitability |An international movement to change home construction practices so that virtually all new | | |homes, whether or not designated for residents who currently have mobility impairments. | |Accessibility |The degree to which a product, device, service, or environment is available to as many | | |people as possible. | |Disability |Anything that puts a person at a disadvantage physically or mentally. | |Inclusion |That act of including something or someone. | |Deinstitutionalization |To remove someone from the

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