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Published: 24 November 2016

152 Pages | 10 black and white images


ISBN: 9780198725329

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Ageing: A Very Short Introduction

Nancy A. Pachana

Very Short Introductions

  • Explores the biological, psychological, and social changes humans undergo as they age, and discusses contemporary scientific research into these changes
  • Considers sensitive questions about how best to care for the oldest parts of our society, and looks forward to recent innovations in the care profession for the elderly
  • Discusses the key to positive and succesful ageing and the importance of the continuing participation of older adults in the social, economic, cultural, spiritual, and civic affairs of their communities
  • Part of the Very Short Introductions series - over seven million copies sold worldwide

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