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Social gerontology

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Published by Croom Helm, Published in the USA by Croom Helm in association with Methuen in London, New York, New York, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Gerontology -- Great Britain -- Congresses.,
    • Older people -- Great Britain -- Congresses.,
    • Older people -- Government policy -- Great Britain -- Congresses.,
    • Older people -- Europe -- Congresses.,
    • Geriatrics -- trends -- congresses.,
    • Psychology, Social -- in old age -- congresses.,
    • Public Policy -- congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Silvana di Gregorio for the British Society of Gerontology.
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsDi Gregorio, Silvana., British Society of Gerontology. Conference
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1064.G7 S72 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination306 p. :
      Number of Pages306
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2392713M
      ISBN 100709938942
      LC Control Number87022204

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      Geriatrics is one of the fields included in the general study of old age, or gerontology, which covers psychological, economic, and social factors as well. Both public and private institutions are spending large sums of money for research in geriatrics and gerontology. Social gerontology by Robert P. McNamara, , Auburn House edition, in English.


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