Aged. Gerontology (Social aspects). Retirement

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Contemporary Issues In Gerontology: Promoting Positive Ageing
Allen & Unwin (2005)
US$40.90

The aged population of the developed world is dramatically and increasingly outnumbering the young....

Aging Well: Surprising Guideposts to a Happier Life from the Landmark Study of Adult Development

Aging Well

Surprising Guideposts to a Happier Life from the Landmark Study of Adult Development

US$9.99

In an unprecedented series of studies, Harvard Medical School has followed 824 subjects -- men and...

The Cambridge Handbook of Age and Ageing
US$68.50

A 2005 guide to the body of knowledge, theory, policy and practice relating to age and ageing.

White Saris and Sweet Mangoes: Aging, Gender, and Body in North India

White Saris and Sweet Mangoes

Aging, Gender, and Body in North India

This rich ethnography explores beliefs and practices surrounding aging in a rural Bengali village....

Coping with Aging
US$48.99

Coping with Aging is the final project of the late Richard S. Lazarus, the man whose landmark book ...

Ageing in Society
US$54.00

The Third Edition of this popular and widely-used text provides a comprehensive introduction to...

Purpose & Power In Retirement
US$9.99

Dr. Harold G. Koenig, with expertise in the fields of geriatrics, mental health, and religion,...

Finding Meaning in the Second Half of Life: How to Finally, Really Grow Up
US$12.99

What does it really mean to be a grown up in today’s world? We assume that once we “get it together”...

Age Matters: Realigning Feminist Thinking

Age Matters

Realigning Feminist Thinking

CRC Press (2006)
US$34.95

This volume of original chapters is designed to bring attention to a neglected area of feminist...

AGEING SOCIETIES
US$48.95

Demographic ageing is a reality - within 25 years half the population of Western Europe will be over...