By James C. Fisher,Henry C. Simmons

A trip known as Aging offers an insightful exploration of the years among the access into older maturity and loss of life. this article examines the numerous adjustments and significant landmarks of older folks among 60 and ninety. Grounded by means of a developmental framework in line with empirical examine, this ebook provides a brand new method of taking a look at older maturity, describing the older grownup years in intensely human phrases via either anecdotes and research-based findings to have interaction the reader as either advisor and vacationer.

Using a sequence of sequential phases as a framework, A trip referred to as getting older discusses the stories of older adults addressing the demanding situations and possibilities awarded at every one level. This transparent research can be utilized as a advisor to assist individuals plan their very own odyssey throughout the older years.

Topics in A trip known as Aging contain:

  • research and result of the learn
  • entering older maturity
  • the lengthy reliable degree of prolonged center Age
  • Early Transition
  • Older grownup way of life
  • Later Transition
  • the sturdy degree close to the top of existence
  • the ultimate transition


A trip referred to as Aging is important analyzing for execs who paintings with older adults, together with pastors, legal professionals, amenities managers, and software administrators; gerontology educators and scholars; and older adults themselves, their households, and people who take care of and approximately them.

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