Aging

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Age Shock: How Finance is Failing Us
Blackburn, Robin
Book
2006
Blackburn examines the realities of an aging demographic in the midst of the disintegration, from both a monetary and social obligation perspective, of sound financial conditions for the elderly.
Aging: a process of discovery: A review of Look Me in the Eye: Old Woman, Aging and Ageism
Adams, Mary Louise
Article
1985
Review of a collection of essays by Barbara Macdonald and Cynthia Rich, in which they speak with honesty and clarity about ageism, aging and the inevitability and imminence of death.
Connexions: Volume 7, Number 1 - March 1982
Serial Publication (Periodical)
1982
Getting Started on Social Analysis in Canada: Third Edition
Czerny, Michael; Swift, Jamie
Book
1984
See also CX2933.
Look Me in the Eye: Old Woman, Aging, and Ageism
Macdonald, Barbara; Rich, Cynthia
Book
1985
About ageism, aging, and the inevitability and imminence of death.
Now is the Time to Prepare for Retirement
Huggett, Howard
Article
You prepare for retirement in the way you lead your life long before retirement.
Over the hill and picking up speed: An interview by Doug Wilson
Wilson, Doug
Article
1985
An interview with three older gay activists about aging and society.
Skills for Simple Living
Tillostson, Betty (Edited by)
Book
1991
Too Damn Old!
Meister, Dick
Article
2009
Ageism can strike anyone once they reach a certain age -- sometimes as early as 40 -- and it can make the victim feel unwanted, unneeded and oppressed.

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WHO is the directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping the health research agenda, setting norms and standards, art...

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Ageing
Sources Select Resources Encyclopedia
Ageing is the accumulation of changes in an organism or object over time.
Don't Forget!
Easy Exercises for a Better Memory At Any Age
Lapp, Danielle C.
1987
Exercises for memory training.
Rejuvenation
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The village where people have dementia -- and fun
Henley, Jon
2012
How is society to look after the ever-growing number of people with dementia? A curiously uplifting care home near Amsterdam may have the answers.

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