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Future frontiers in the employment of minority persons with disabilities

Future frontiers in the employment of minority persons with disabilities

proceedings of the national conference

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Published by The Committee in Washington .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • People with disabilities -- Employment -- Government policy -- United States -- Congresses.,
    • Minorities -- Employment -- Government policy -- United States -- Congresses.

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      Other titlesFuture frontiers.
      Statementedited by Sylvia Walker ... [et al.] ; co-sponsored by the President"s Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities and Howard University Research and Training Center for Access to Rehabilitation and Economic Opportunity.
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsWalker, Sylvia, 1937-, United States. President"s Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities., Howard University. Research and Training Center for Access to Rehabilitation and Economic Opportunity., National Conference "Future Frontiers in the Employment of Minority Persons with Disabilities" (1990 : Howard University)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD7256.U5 F88 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 112 p. ;
      Number of Pages112
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1359445M
      LC Control Number92253522

      There have been additional efforts over the past few decades to increase employment rates, including the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) of and the recent WIOA amendment. These laws created employment programs to help individuals with disabilities obtain employment within their community. These are both steps in the right direction.


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