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The Resource Better with age : the psychology of successful aging, Alan D. Castel

Better with age : the psychology of successful aging, Alan D. Castel

Label
Better with age : the psychology of successful aging
Title
Better with age
Title remainder
the psychology of successful aging
Statement of responsibility
Alan D. Castel
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Highlights how old age is not all downhill by illustrating the paradoxes and pleasures of old age, and new research about successful aging. Also, shows what activities one can do to age well, how attitudes and expectations about aging are linked to how we age, and ways to enjoy older age
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Castel, Alan D
Dewey number
155.67
Index
index present
LC call number
BF724.5
LC item number
.C37 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adulthood
  • Aging
  • Aging
Label
Better with age : the psychology of successful aging, Alan D. Castel
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is successful aging? -- Happiness: a funny thing happens as we get older -- Memory: our memory becomes more selective with age -- Wisdom: the benefits of experience and creativity -- Staying sharp: what is an active lifestyle? -- Brain training: can computer games make me smarter? -- Habits and hobbies: old and new friends -- Retiring and rewiring: the new "R & R" of old age -- It gets even better with age: start successful aging now
Control code
on1012701770
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 236 pages
Isbn
9780190279981
Lccn
2017052747
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1012701770
Label
Better with age : the psychology of successful aging, Alan D. Castel
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is successful aging? -- Happiness: a funny thing happens as we get older -- Memory: our memory becomes more selective with age -- Wisdom: the benefits of experience and creativity -- Staying sharp: what is an active lifestyle? -- Brain training: can computer games make me smarter? -- Habits and hobbies: old and new friends -- Retiring and rewiring: the new "R & R" of old age -- It gets even better with age: start successful aging now
Control code
on1012701770
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 236 pages
Isbn
9780190279981
Lccn
2017052747
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1012701770

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