Old Age

Old Age
Author : Haim Hazan
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Total Pages : 144
Release : 1994-04-28
ISBN 10 : 0521447488
ISBN 13 : 9780521447485
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Old Age Book Description:

Focusing on the reality of the experience of old age from a social constructivist perspective, as opposed to the stereotyped image, this text argues that it is affected by deeply ingrained social attitudes whereby the old are separated from society and associated with the fear of death.

Old Age
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