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Aging: Concepts and Controversies

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Presenting current research in an innovative format, Harry Moody and Jennifer Sasser's Aging: Concepts and Controversies encourages students to become involved and take an informed stand on the major aging issues that we face as a society. Using their extensive expertise, the authors provide a thorough explanation of the issues in the Concepts sections and current research ...more
Paperback, 600 pages
Published March 26th 2014 by Sage Publications, Inc (first published January 1994)
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Oct 05, 2014 rated it it was amazing
This has been a very informative book. There remains many other questions to be asked by more than just society, but to the society and in fact to the individual Elders themselves to whom are in questions of and about these concepts and controversies are about.
Should people have the right to end their lives if they are going to die early?
Should have they have the right to choose their own options about their own health care?
Should they have the right to choose to have to pay for health care that
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Oct 08, 2015 rated it it was amazing
This doesn't even feel like a textbook! It feels like a map to life after 50 with many controversies and stories from different points of view and much practical information. I loved reading this. How often can you say that about a textbook? ...more
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