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Unformatted text preview: The deaf live mostly in big cities. °Some positions held by present-day deaf persons are: lawyers, dentists, doctors, chemists, inventors, artists, sculptors, writers, architects, poets, newspaper editors, clergy, actors, and teachers, to name just a few! °Section 504 forbids discrimination against qualified people with disabilities by entities receiving Federal financial assistance. ° Disability: Any restriction or lack (resulting from an impairment) or ability to perform an activity in the manner of within the range considered normal for a human being. (Journey Into the DEAF – WORLD) ° A Deaf individual must claim their deafness as a disability if they want to receive financial assistance. ° Receiving the financial assistance in the categories of Education, Work, Transportation, City Town affairs, and many others....
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This note was uploaded on 04/19/2008 for the course CSD 269 taught by Professor Annsidone during the Fall '08 term at Pennsylvania State University, University Park.
- Fall '08