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Aging in the twenty-first century

a developmental perspective

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gerontology.,
  • Geriatric psychiatry.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesAging in the 21st century
    Statementedited by Len Sperry, Harry Prosen.
    SeriesGarland reference library of social science ;, vol. 1053., Issues in aging ;, vol. 5, Garland reference library of social science ;, v. 1053., Garland reference library of social science., v. 5.
    ContributionsSperry, Len., Prosen, Harry.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1061 .A467 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 249 p. ;
    Number of Pages249
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL982935M
    ISBN 100815321023
    LC Control Number96020607

    The Online Books Page The Aging Population in the Twenty-First Century: Statistics for Health Policy. Aging Well in the st. Century: Strategic Directions for Research on Aging. Contents. lifespan during the first half of the twentieth century. But it is also true that these advances, along with a mid-century surge in the American birthrate, have brought with them a new set of challenges.

    Aging in the 21st Century: A Celebration and a Challenge February 15, By Maria Prebble “We are in the midst of a silent revolution,” said Ann Pawliczko, a senior technical advisor in the population and development branch at the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), quoting former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan. Apr 21,  · That’s just what happened to create the book Life at Home in the Twenty-First Century: 32 Families Open Their Doors (Jeanne E. Arnold et al., Cotsen Institute of Archaeology Press, UCLA, ). Here’s the premise. The team recruited 32 families, all home owners in the Los Angeles area.

    21st Century Aging Living longer and better. Tamara McClintock Greenberg, Psy.D., M.S., is an associate clinical professor of psychiatry at the University of California, San Francisco. The automation of jobs and job tasks will impact the type of work that is available and how this work gets done in the twenty-first century. At the same time, the global workforce is aging.


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