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6 edition of Aging Sourcebook found in the catalog.

Aging Sourcebook

Basic Information on Issues Affecting Older Americans, Including Demographic Trends, Social Security, Medicare, Estate Planning, Legal Rights, Health (Personal Concerns Series)

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  • 312 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Omnigraphics .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Personal & Practical Guides,
  • Services for,
  • Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Services For The Aged,
  • Social Gerontology,
  • United States,
  • Family / Parenting / Childbirth,
  • Reference,
  • Older people,
  • Aging - General,
  • General,
  • Eldercare,
  • Gerontology

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDan R. Harris (Editor), Laurie L. Harris (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages889
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8083927M
    ISBN 10078080175X
    ISBN 109780780801752

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    These esteemed geriatric specialists, caregiving professionals, coaches as well as caregivers in the trenches, helped ensure this book will be a useful resource and reference book for readers for years to come. He has served on editorial boards of several substantive journals including the Journal of Marriage and Family. A great idea, but unfortunately, not realistic. There is, therefore, a critical need to prepare this longest-lived generation for life in an older society, to foster more positive attitudes toward older people, and to increase understanding of aging and related issues.


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