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Realities of Aging, The

An Introduction to Gerontology

by Cary S. Kart

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Published by Allyn & Bacon .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages549
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7410688M
ISBN 100205191541
ISBN 109780205191543
OCLC/WorldCa34876096

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  Chittister hits all the powerful truth of aging. Yet it is not brutal nor caustic. For those of us who are aware there is a lot more sand in the bottom of the hour glass than the top, she speaks of the mellow and sweet realities in equal fashion to the painful and the lost promise. The book is both marvel and joy; prophetic and comfort/5(). Theoretical perspectives on aging --Ch. 4. Historical and cross-cultural comparisons of aging --Ch. 5. Biological and health correlates of aging --Ch. 6. Psychological changes in later life --Ch. 7. Age norms, age constraints, and adult socialization --Ch. 8. Aging minority group members --Ch. 9. Family patterns in later life --Ch.

  This week, Dan is joined by his wife, Becky Allender, to wrap up our series on aging. Dan and Becky reflect on what it means to embrace aging as a couple by discussing the importance of owning our limitations, moving forward in kindness to ourselves, and holding both the levity and gravity of aging . The Aging Workforce examines the changing demographics of the workforce, and their impact on the world of work. The numbers and proportions of older individuals in the U. S. population are increasing. Most organizations are ill-prepared to meet the challenges associated with older workers, and little research has addressed the development and implementation of effective human resource.


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