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The Resource The Impact of increased life expectancy : beyond the gray horizon, Mildred M. Seltzer, editor

The Impact of increased life expectancy : beyond the gray horizon, Mildred M. Seltzer, editor

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The Impact of increased life expectancy : beyond the gray horizon
Title
The Impact of increased life expectancy
Title remainder
beyond the gray horizon
Statement of responsibility
Mildred M. Seltzer, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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Action
Committed to retain
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Seltzer, Mildred M
Series statement
Springer series on life styles and issues in aging
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  • Life expectancy
  • Social prediction
  • Quality of life
Label
The Impact of increased life expectancy : beyond the gray horizon, Mildred M. Seltzer, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Racing against a pale horse / Mildred M. Seltzer -- The longevity revolution / Robert C. Atchley -- Taking a longer view : sociological perspectives on longer life / Jon Hendricks -- Some psychological implications of an explosion of centenarians / Lillian E. Troll -- Culture as constraint and potential for a long-lived society / Dena Shenk and Jennie Keith -- Political implications of an extended life span / Robert B. Hudson -- Social work : more of the same or something new? / Ruth E. Dunkle and Susan Lynch -- "But doctor my left knee is also 100" / Thomas D. McRae -- Long-term care in the very long term / Hiram J. Friedsam -- Paradigm strain : the old age challenge to the biomedical model / Charles F. Longino, Jr., and John W. Murphy -- What does more life add up to? / Mildred M. Seltzer
Control code
31207086
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 237 p.
Isbn
9780826187604
Lccn
94036331
Label
The Impact of increased life expectancy : beyond the gray horizon, Mildred M. Seltzer, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Racing against a pale horse / Mildred M. Seltzer -- The longevity revolution / Robert C. Atchley -- Taking a longer view : sociological perspectives on longer life / Jon Hendricks -- Some psychological implications of an explosion of centenarians / Lillian E. Troll -- Culture as constraint and potential for a long-lived society / Dena Shenk and Jennie Keith -- Political implications of an extended life span / Robert B. Hudson -- Social work : more of the same or something new? / Ruth E. Dunkle and Susan Lynch -- "But doctor my left knee is also 100" / Thomas D. McRae -- Long-term care in the very long term / Hiram J. Friedsam -- Paradigm strain : the old age challenge to the biomedical model / Charles F. Longino, Jr., and John W. Murphy -- What does more life add up to? / Mildred M. Seltzer
Control code
31207086
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 237 p.
Isbn
9780826187604
Lccn
94036331

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