Using a sociological perspective, book book examines how aging is asocial construct, rather than a specific chronological age or set of conditions. KEYTOPICS: Covers all facets of aging, and how aging is a consequence of various socialstructural factors, rather than a cause.
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This book explores the contextual dimension of growing old in American society today. It constructs a relationship between the process of aging, its societal definitions and their consequences, and thus a sociology of aging.About the Author:
Duane Matcha is Professor of Sociology at Siena College in Loudonville, New York.
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Book Description Prentice Hall. Book Condition: New. Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 0205164684
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Book Description Pearson, 1996. Book Condition: New. Brand new! Please provide a physical shipping address. Bookseller Inventory # 9780205164684
Book Description Pearson, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110205164684