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The psychology of adult development and aging

American Psychological Association. Task Force on Aging.

The psychology of adult development and aging

by American Psychological Association. Task Force on Aging.

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Published by American Psychological Association in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aging,
  • Older people -- Psychology,
  • Adulthood

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statementeditors: Carl Eisdorfer and M. Powell Lawton.
    ContributionsEisdorfer, Carl., Lawton, M. Powell 1923-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 718 p. ;
    Number of Pages718
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23745671M

    Aging and Older Adulthood begins by describing the demographic characteristics of the older population, and follows with a chapter on theoretical models that apply to the study of adult development and aging, as well as approaches commonly taken to conduct research and ethical concerns involved in the study of this group. It then offers a. With this issue, Psychology and Aging has begun its 21st year of publication. As the current editor and associate editors of the journal, we are proud to have the opportunity to mark this land-mark event by providing a brief overview of the journal’s history, its contributions to the field of adult development and aging, and its status among scholarly publications.

    Covers a wide range of topics within adult development and ageing, from theoretical perspectives to specific content areas." (Nursing Times, January ) “(the book) will be very useful as a review for professional in the area of developmental psychology, but also as a resource for students who wish to find a summary of a specific area. Psychology > Developmental Psychology > Adult Development And Aging > Gerontology. Gerontology. From the time of conception onward, humans are constantly aging, developing, and getting older. Although not a new area of investigation and study, gerontology (operationally defined as the scientific study of the aging process) has until recently.

    The psychology departments at The University of Akron and Cleveland State University offer a joint doctoral program in the Psychology of Adult Development and Aging. Our unique program is one of only a handful of Adult Development and Aging doctoral programs in the country, and the only one in the state of Ohio. Optimal aging implies aging under the best personal and environmental conditions and is a primary research motivation for many gerontologists. Finally, pathological or sick aging refers to a process of aging where there is clear evidence for physical or mental pathology (e.g. senile dementia of the Alzheimer type). 3. Physical Aspects of Aging.


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