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Productive aging

concepts and challenges

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Older people,
  • Life span, Productive

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Nancy Morrow-Howell, James Hinterlong, and Michael Sherraden.
    ContributionsMorrow-Howell, Nancy, 1952-, Hinterlong, James, 1970-, Sherraden, Michael W. 1948-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1061 .P777 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 324 p. :
    Number of Pages324
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6776699M
    ISBN 100801865573
    LC Control Number00010213

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Productive Aging: Concepts and Challenges treats the implications of productive aging for the discipline of gerontology and for society in general. The first section defines the principles, historical perspectives, and conceptual frameworks for productive aging. The history and current state of productive aging.

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