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Erber, Joan T.

Great Myths of Aging

Erber, Joan T. - Great Myths of Aging, ebook

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Great Myths of Aging looks at the generalizations and stereotypes associated with older people and, with a blend of humor and cutting-edge research, dispels those common myths.

 

  • Reader-friendly structure breaks myths down into categories such as Body, Mind, and Living Contexts; and looks at myths from “Older people lose interest in sex” to “Older people are stingy”
  • Explains the origins of myths and misconceptions about aging
  • Looks at the unfortunate consequences of anti-aging stereotypes for both the reader and older adults in society

Keywords: Aging & Adult Development, Old, old age, old age stereotypes, aged, aging adults, anti-aging myths, elder, elderly, elderly care, growing old, aging, aging myths, aging stereotypes, senior, seniors, senior moments, senior care, pensioners, retirement, gerontology

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Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2015
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Great Myths of Psychology
Page amount
184 pages
Category
Psychology
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781118521502
Printed ISBN
9781118521472

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