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ERIC Number: ED023225
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967
Pages: 59
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The Vocational Adjustment of the Older Disabled Worker: A Selective Review of the Recent Literature. Final Report. Volume II.
Rusalem, Herbert
Recent selected literature on problems encountered by the disabled worker aged 55 years and over is reviewed. Aspects considered include the background to and nature of the problem; displacement, unemployment, and retirement; pension problems; legislation; capacities of the older disabled worker; expanding vocational opportunities for the older disabled person; vocational counseling; education and training; sheltered workshops; placement; volunteer services and crafts; and community programs. Ten generalizations are drawn from the literature and four recommendations are made. A bibliography cites 169 items. (MK)
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Sponsor: Vocational Rehabilitation Administration (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Federation Employment and Guidance Service, New York, NY.