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Growing old in America

Author: Elizabeth Vierck; Information Plus (Firm : Wylie, Tex.)
Publisher: Detroit, Mi. : Gale Group, ©2002.
Series: Information series on current topics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2002 edView all editions and formats
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Contains facts, tables, charts, and statistics that provide information about a range of age-related issues in America, covering population figures, economic status, living arrangements, work and retirement, education and voting behavior, elderly drivers, health, elder care, victimization, and death and dying.
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Genre/Form: Statistics
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Vierck; Information Plus (Firm : Wylie, Tex.)
ISBN: 0787660582 9780787660581
OCLC Number: 49793328
Description: xiii, 147 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Contents: Older Americans--a diverse and growing population --
The economic status of older Americans --
Living arrangement of the elderly --
Working and retirement: new options for the elderly --
Education voting, and political behavior --
On the road --
elderly drivers --General health and health problems --
Mental health and alcohol abuse --
Caring for the elderly --
caregivers --
Providing health care for the elderly --
crime and the elderly --
Death, dying, funerals, and burials.
Series Title: Information series on current topics.
Responsibility: Elizabeth Vierck.

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Contains facts, tables, charts, and statistics that provide information about a range of age-related issues in America, covering population figures, economic status, living arrangements, work and retirement, education and voting behavior, elderly drivers, health, elder care, victimization, and death and dying.

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