Overview Ch. 1 – Introduction Discusses the origins of the myth. The phrase 'paperless office' is traced to Xerox PARC, although they trace the idea of replacing paper-based methods of working all the way back to the 1800s with Samual Morse's idea of electronic mail. They mention other precendents for trying to do away with paper, moving forward in time… (More)
INTRODUCTION The importance of work or productive activity for the well-being, community integration, and quality of life of people living with disabilities is addressed, with implications for life care planning and case management. BACKGROUND The role of work or productive activity in our society, and consequences of deprivation if rehabilitation… (More)
1. Identify needs common among older adults who have combined vision and hearing loss. 2. Describe a model program that provides information, resources, and training to older adults experiencing combined vision and hearing loss. 3. Describe how the program benefits not only consumers, but also family, friends, caregivers, students, and service providers.