Journals Higher Education



Published: 04 October 2018

256 Pages


ISBN: 9780190279981

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Named one of the Best Books of 2018 on Aging Well, Wall Street Journal

Better With Age

The Psychology of Successful Aging

Dr. Alan D. Castel

  • Highlights how old age is not all downhill by illustrating the paradoxes and pleasures of old age, and new research about successful aging
  • Features personal interviews and insights from Maya Angelou, Bob Newhart, Jared Diamond, John Glenn, and John Wooden
  • Shows what activities one can do to age well, how attitudes and expectations about aging are linked to how we age, and ways to enjoy older age

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