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Published by Association for Educational Gerontology in Keele .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Frank Glendenning and Keith Percy.
ContributionsGlendenning, Frank, 1921-, Percy, Keith, 1942 Mar. 4-, Association for Educational Gerontology.
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Pagination239 p. :
Number of Pages239
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Open LibraryOL18397114M
ISBN 100951555707

This chapter discusses previous research on the interrelationships between health disparities, social class, and aging as they relate to psychological dimensions of the human condition. K.E. WhitfieldRelationships among education, age, and cognitive functioning in older Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 52 (12) (), pp Cited by: New Books in Drugs, Addiction and Recovery New Books in French Studies New Books in History New Books in Peoples & Places New Books in Politics & Society New Books in Science & Technology New Books in Science, Technology, and Society New Books in Southeast Asian Studies New Books Network May 4, Lucas Richert. Published on behalf of AJA, Inc. which represents The Australian and New Zealand Society for Geriatric Medicine, Aged and Community Services Australia, Australian Council on the Ageing, and the Australian Association of Gerontology.


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