In the Country of the Old

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Jon Hendricks
Baywood Publishing Company, 1980 - Self-Help - 152 pages
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Aging is a universal experience, and an individual one. But it is also a cultural phenomenon. This collection draws on research from around the world to explore how cultural context shapes and defines aging process. It examines differing ethnic groups in United States.

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Contents

Cultural Considerations
3
The Changing Status of Elders in a Polynesian Society
57
Realistic Appraisal
67
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