*The overall umbrella term referring to one's outward form.
*Attractiveness, unattractiveness, and beauty.
*Weight, height, race, sex, physical disfigurement, beauty, makeup, hairstyle, and attire.
*Private employers and state and local governments having 15 or more employees for 20 or more weeks per year, employment agencies and labor unions are prohibited from discrimination against qualified persons in employment matters such as hiring, firing, advancement, compensation, job training, and other terms, conditions, and privileges of employment.
*Precursor to ADA
*Requires the federal government to take affirmative action for the hiring, placement, and advancement of people with disabilities,
Occurs when a person's IQ is below 70 to 75; has significant limitations in conceptual, social, and practical skills needed for everyday life; and the disability originated before age 18.
Examples of jobs appropriate for people with disabilities to perform: animal caretakers, laundry workers, library assistants, data entry clerks, mail clerks, printers, assemblers, grocery clerks, housekeepers, and automobile detail workers.
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