By George Maddox PhD, M. Powell Lawton PhD
This quantity of the yearly assessment focuses recognition accurately on teh missed documentation and explaination of heterogeneity of ways humans get older inside society. THe society of targeted curiosity is the U.S. in rather fresh many years, even supposing the various chapters contain istructive comparisons with different societies.
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Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Volume 8, 1988: Varieties of Aging by George Maddox PhD, M. Powell Lawton PhD