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Aging with grace : what the nun study teaches us about leading longer, healthier, and more meaningful lives

Author: David Snowdon, Ph. D.
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Snowden discusses the findings from the first 15 years of studying a population of 678 nuns.
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Genre/Form: Longitudinal studies
Études longitudinales
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Snowdon, David, Ph. D.
Aging with grace.
New York : Bantam Books, ©2001
(OCoLC)988771727
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Snowdon, Ph. D.
ISBN: 0553801635 9780553801637 9780553380927 0553380923
OCLC Number: 45661479
Awards: Winner of Christopher Awards (Books for Adults) 2002
Description: 242 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Prologue : Other words --
ch. 1. The road to Good Counsel Hill --
ch. 2. The last nun standing --
ch. 3. Gray matters --
ch. 4. The Greatest gift --
ch. 5. A tale of two sisters --
ch. 6. Amazing brains --
ch. 7. One with the words --
ch. 8. Family ties --
ch. 9. The heart of the matter --
ch. 10. Our daily bread --
ch. 11. Up and grateful --
ch. 12. The hundred-year marathon --
Recommended reading --
Acknowledgments --
Index --
About the nun study --
About the School Sisters of Notre Dame --
About the author.
Responsibility: David Snowdon.
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Snowden discusses the findings from the first 15 years of studying a population of 678 nuns.

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