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Great Myths of Aging free pdf Great Myths of Aging looks at the generalizations and stereotypes associated with older people and, with a blend of humor and cutting-edge research, dispels those common myths. * Reader-friendly structure breaks myths down into categories such as Body, Mind, and Living Contexts- and looks at myths from Older people lose interest in sex to Older people are stingy * Explains the origins of myths and misconceptions about aging * Looks at the unfortunate consequences of anti-aging stereotypes for both the reader and older adults in society

About Joan T. Erber

Joan T. Erber is Professor Emeritus of Psychology atFlorida International University. She is the author ofAdult Development and Aging, 3rd edition (Wiley,2013). Dr. Erber is a Fellow of the Gerontological Society ofAmerica (GSA), the Association for Psychological Science (APS), andthe American Psychological Association (APA).

Lenore T. Szuchman is a developmental psychologist andProfessor Emeritus of Psychology at Barry University. She is theauthor of Writing with Style: APA Style Made Easy, andco-editor of Psychological Perspectives on HumanSexuality.


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Author : Joan T. Erber
Publisher : John Wiley
Data Published : 14 October 2014
ISBN : 1118521471
EAN : 9781118521472
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 184 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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