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By Anthony P. Glascock, Jeanette Dickerson-Putman, Henry C. Harpending, Patricia Draper

In an try and comprehend the which means of growing older and the therapy of the elderly in numerous cultures, seven anthropologists have made reviews of 10 groups on 4 continents - the result of that are provided during this e-book. The authors use either qualitative and statistical info to ascertain such matters as: health and wellbeing and health, perceptions of the existence path, fabric assets, and performance of elders. a special resource, The getting older event provides an in depth comparative research of growing older all over the world.

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