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The Resource Aging and old age, Richard A. Posner

Aging and old age, Richard A. Posner

Label
Aging and old age
Title
Aging and old age
Statement of responsibility
Richard A. Posner
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Posner, Richard A
Dewey number
305.26
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1061
LC item number
.P67 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Aging
  • Old age
  • Gerontology
Label
Aging and old age, Richard A. Posner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Aging and old age as social, biological, and economic phenomena -- What is aging, and why? -- Old age past, present, and future -- A human-capital model of aging -- An economic model of aging with change assumed -- The economic theory elaborated and applied -- The economic psychology of the old -- Behavioral correlates of age -- Age, creativity, and output -- Adjudication and old age -- The status of the old and the aging of institutions -- Normative issues -- Euthanasia and geronticide -- Social security and health -- Legal issues of aging and old age -- Age discrimination by employers and the issue of mandatory retirement
Control code
ocm32508392
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 375 p.
Isbn
9780226675664
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
95016462
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o32508392
  • (Sirsi) o32508392
Label
Aging and old age, Richard A. Posner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Aging and old age as social, biological, and economic phenomena -- What is aging, and why? -- Old age past, present, and future -- A human-capital model of aging -- An economic model of aging with change assumed -- The economic theory elaborated and applied -- The economic psychology of the old -- Behavioral correlates of age -- Age, creativity, and output -- Adjudication and old age -- The status of the old and the aging of institutions -- Normative issues -- Euthanasia and geronticide -- Social security and health -- Legal issues of aging and old age -- Age discrimination by employers and the issue of mandatory retirement
Control code
ocm32508392
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 375 p.
Isbn
9780226675664
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
95016462
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o32508392
  • (Sirsi) o32508392

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