skip to content
TEDTalks : Laura Cartensen - Older People Are Happier Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

TEDTalks : Laura Cartensen - Older People Are Happier

Author: Laura Cartensen; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.; TED Conferences LLC.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2013], ©2012.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
In the 20th century we added an unprecedented number of years to our lifespans, but is the quality of life as good? Surprisingly, yes! At TEDxWomen, psychologist Laura Carstensen shows research that demonstrates that as people get older they become happier and more content and have a more positive outlook on the world. Carstensen is the director of the Stanford Center on Longevity and has extensively studied the  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Videorecording
Educational films
Internet videos
Additional Physical Format: Originally produced:
TED Conferences LLC, 2012
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Cartensen; Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm); Films Media Group.; TED Conferences LLC.
OCLC Number: 844439841
Notes: Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on March 22, 2013.
Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Title from distributor's description.
Target Audience: 9 & up.
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (12 min.)) : sound, color
Contents: Cultural Changes Increase Life Expectancy (2:28) --
Paradox of Aging (3:11) --
Greater Enjoyment and Satisfaction (2:22) --
Socioemotional Selectivity Theory (1:40) --
Save the Elderly (1:34) --
Credits: TEDTalks: Laura Cartensen-Older People Are Happier (0:05).
Other Titles: Older People Are Happier
Responsibility: TED Conferences LLC.

Abstract:

In the 20th century we added an unprecedented number of years to our lifespans, but is the quality of life as good? Surprisingly, yes! At TEDxWomen, psychologist Laura Carstensen shows research that demonstrates that as people get older they become happier and more content and have a more positive outlook on the world. Carstensen is the director of the Stanford Center on Longevity and has extensively studied the effects of extended lifetimes on wellbeing.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/844439841> # TEDTalks : Laura Cartensen - Older People Are Happier
    a schema:VideoObject, schema:CreativeWork, schema:Movie ;
   library:oclcnum "844439841" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1343368630#Place/new_york_n_y> ; # New York, N.Y.
   rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: cig" ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1111506> ; # Self-care, Health
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/800293> ; # Aging
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1199093> ; # Older people
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1016339> ; # Mental health
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/800151> ; # Age discrimination
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/794422> ; # Ability, Influence of age on
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/800188> ; # Ageism
   schema:alternateName "Older People Are Happier" ;
   schema:contentRating "9 & up." ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/149284014> ; # Films Media Group.
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1343368630#Person/cartensen_laura> ; # Laura Cartensen
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/135214153> ; # Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1343368630#Organization/ted_conferences_llc> ; # TED Conferences LLC.
   schema:datePublished "2013" ;
   schema:datePublished "2012" ;
   schema:description "In the 20th century we added an unprecedented number of years to our lifespans, but is the quality of life as good? Surprisingly, yes! At TEDxWomen, psychologist Laura Carstensen shows research that demonstrates that as people get older they become happier and more content and have a more positive outlook on the world. Carstensen is the director of the Stanford Center on Longevity and has extensively studied the effects of extended lifetimes on wellbeing."@en ;
   schema:description "Cultural Changes Increase Life Expectancy (2:28) -- Paradox of Aging (3:11) -- Greater Enjoyment and Satisfaction (2:22) -- Socioemotional Selectivity Theory (1:40) -- Save the Elderly (1:34) -- Credits: TEDTalks: Laura Cartensen-Older People Are Happier (0:05)."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1343368630> ;
   schema:genre "Videorecording"@en ;
   schema:genre "Educational films"@en ;
   schema:genre "Internet videos"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1343368630#CreativeWork/> ;
   schema:name "TEDTalks : Laura Cartensen - Older People Are Happier"@en ;
   schema:productID "844439841" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/844439841#PublicationEvent/new_york_n_y_films_media_group_2013_2012> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1343368630#Agent/films_media_group> ; # Films Media Group
   schema:url <http://digital.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?aid=37188&xtid=52974> ;
   schema:url <http://digital.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?aid=37201&xtid=52974> ;
   schema:url <http://ezproxy.bcpl.org:2048/login?url=http://avod.infobase.com/PortalPlayLists.aspx?wID=104125&xtid=52974> ;
   schema:url <http://digital.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?aid=37193&xtid=52974> ;
   schema:url <http://digital.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?aid=25529&xtid=52974> ;
   schema:url <http://digital.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?aid=37190&xtid=52974> ;
   schema:url <https://grinnell.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://digital.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?aid=17369&xtid=52974> ;
   schema:url <http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?wID=103338&xtid=52974> ;
   schema:url <http://digital.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?aid=8751&xtid=52974> ;
   schema:url <http://digital.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?aid=8750&xtid=52974> ;
   schema:url <http://digital.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?aid=13409&xtid=52974> ;
   schema:url <http://digital.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?aid=37187&xtid=52974> ;
   schema:url <http://digital.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?aid=8749&xtid=52974> ;
   schema:url <http://digital.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?aid=37189&xtid=52974> ;
   schema:url <http://digital.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?aid=13753&xtid=52974> ;
   schema:url <http://digital.films.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?aid=9405&xtid=52974> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/844439841> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1343368630#Agent/films_media_group> # Films Media Group
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Films Media Group" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1343368630#Person/cartensen_laura> # Laura Cartensen
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Cartensen" ;
   schema:givenName "Laura" ;
   schema:name "Laura Cartensen" ;
    .

<http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?wID=103338&xtid=52974>
   rdfs:comment "from Films on Demand" ;
   rdfs:comment "(Unlimited Concurrent Users)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1016339> # Mental health
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Mental health"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1111506> # Self-care, Health
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Self-care, Health"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1199093> # Older people
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Older people"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/794422> # Ability, Influence of age on
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Ability, Influence of age on"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/800151> # Age discrimination
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Age discrimination"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/800188> # Ageism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Ageism"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/800293> # Aging
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Aging"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/135214153> # Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/149284014> # Films Media Group.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Films Media Group." ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1343368630#CreativeWork/>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   schema:description "Originally produced:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/844439841> ; # TEDTalks : Laura Cartensen - Older People Are Happier
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.