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Aging in America

Sandra Zins

Aging in America

an introduction to gerontology

by Sandra Zins

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Published by Delmar Publishers in Albany, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Gerontology -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and index.

      StatementSandra Zins.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1064.U5 Z56 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 337 p. :
      Number of Pages337
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2376945M
      ISBN 100827328257
      LC Control Number87005304

        Book Review: 'No Stopping Us Now' Is A Lively Chronicle Of Female Aging In America Known for the punch of her columns, The New York Times' Gail .   Aging in America: Land of the Free, Home of the Gray The U.S. isn't getting any younger, and businesses, lawmakers and citizens are adapting to .

        Aging hasn’t so much changed Baby Boomers as Baby Boomers have changed aging. When my mom was a young woman, the life expectancy in America was only Author: Megan O'neill Melle. Sherwin Nuland tells us in his book, The Art of Aging, that today 64 percent of Americans can expect to live to seventy-five and 35 percent should plan to reach eighty-five. The rate of growth in the numbers of older Americans has implications for numerous dimensions of American life, from consumer products to finances to living arrangements.

      Research study, “Aging in Place in America,” SENIORS FEAR LOSS OF INDEPENDENCE, MOVING INTO NURSING HOME MORE THAN DEATH. Chattanooga, Tennessee — Senior citizens fear moving into a nursing home and losing their independence more than death, according to a new research study, “Aging in Place in America,” commissioned by Clarity® and The EAR Foundation, that examines the . He is the author of Aging in America: A Cultural History. Lawrence Samuel talked about American views of aging over the last 50 years, including a cultural shift in the s away from revering.


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