Introduction in An Introduction to Gerontology

Ian Stuart-Hamilton

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Critically discusses how to define 'old age' including historical considerations of the same; the demographics of ageing; contrasting approaches to Gerontology; introduction to the themes of the remainder of the book.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAn Introduction to Gerontology
Publication statusPublished - 1 Feb 2012


  • gerontology
  • ageing
  • old age


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