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Aging and the Life Course: An Introduction to Social Gerontology 7th edition

ISBN:1259870448

ISBN13:9781259870446

Publisher:McGraw-Hill Education

Author:Jill Quadagno

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Aging and the Life Course: An Introduction to Social Gerontology Description

Quadagno’s groundbreaking text, Aging and the Life Course: An Introduction to Social Gerontology, examines the relationship between quality of life in old age and its experiential catalysts. Throughout the text an emphasis is placed on the intersectionality of race, class, gender, and culture, and how these classifications affect quality of life. Students will come away with a broad background for understanding crucial and current policy debates.


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