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Title Aging in America / edited by Olivia J. Smith.

Imprint New York : H.W. Wilson, 2000.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  305.26 Ag47a    ---  Available
Description x, 190 p. ; 26 cm.
Series Reference shelf; 72, no. 3
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-186) and index.
Contents Longevity revolution / Robert Butler -- Off golden pond / Robert J. Samuelson -- Aging of Aquarius / Theodore Roszak -- Ageing workers / Anonymous -- End of the workday II / Margaret Morganroth Gullette -- Hunger in America / Trudy Lieberman -- Live a lot longer / David Stipp -- Sky's the limit / Betti Jane Levine -- Baby boom's new wrinkle / Sharon Walsh -- Let's hear it for decrepitude / Melvin Maddocks -- Just desserts / Hila Colman -- Blacks carry load of care for their elderly / Sara Rimer.
Elder care / John Greenwald -- Seattle's elderly find a home for living, not dying / Sara Rimer -- Better, safer, warmer / Cynthia Kaplan -- Sage or spoilsport? / Bernadette Puijalon and Jacqueline Trincaz -- "Breaking down the myths of aging" / John W. Rowe and Robert L. Kahn -- "Another country" and "Xenophobia : our fears divide us" / Mary Pipher -- Alaska trek makes elders of the aging / Sara Rimer -- Turning to autobiography for emotional growth in old age / Sara Rimer -- "What is successful aging?" / Jimmy Carter.
Subject Older people.
Older people -- Care.
Baby boom generation.
Aging -- Social aspects.
Added Author Smith, Olivia J.
ISBN 0824209842 (pbk.)

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