Ageing in Society

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John Bond, Sheila M Peace, Freya Dittmann-Kohli, Gerben Westerhof
SAGE Publications, Mar 8, 2007 - Family & Relationships - 364 pages
The Third Edition of this popular and widely-used text provides a comprehensive introduction to the study of aging, exploring the key behavioral and social science theories, concepts, and methods. This new edition of Ageing in Society has been extensively rewritten and reflects new trends in European gerontology, incorporating recent developments in theory and research from international and interdisciplinary perspectives.

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Contents

The biology of ageing
21
Psychological ageing
38
Social theory and social ageing
68
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