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The Social Geography of Healthy Aging
College of Arts & Sciences Faculty Books
  • Jasmin Tahmaseb McConatha, West Chester University of Pennsylvania
  • Karin Volkwein-Caplan, West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Description
The healthy and successful transition to later life can be a difficult experience. This book discusses the historical, cultural, and social psychological factors that shape the quality of life of older women and men. A central premise of the proposed book is that where we live is vital to how we age, Thus, this book has a look at stories of older women and men who are from different cultural backgrounds.
ISBN
978-1841263526
Publication Date
1-1-2012
Publisher
Meyer & Meyer Fachverlag und Buchhandel GmbH
Keywords
  • aging
Disciplines
Citation Information
Jasmin Tahmaseb McConatha and Karin Volkwein-Caplan. The Social Geography of Healthy Aging. Aachen(2012)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/karin-volkwein-caplan/2/