Age of Aging: A Reader in Social Gerontology

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Accessories to a Life Story: From Written Diaries to Video Diaries, Ken Plummer Documents of Life 2 (London: SAGE, 2001), pp. 48–74. This guide is meant to give an overview of materials and resources available at USC Libraries for researchers in Gerontology. Conceptualizing how job involvement and organizational commitment affect turnover and absenteeism: Academy of Management Review Vol 12(2) Apr 1987, 288-300. Made in memory: Distortions in recollection after misleading information.

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Publisher: Prometheus Books; First Edition edition (June 1979)

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This expertise prepares students for a wide range of service and engagement in gerontology, including direct community and social services, program administration, mental health practice, government services, higher education, long-term care, and health and wellness both within the urban and suburban settings.2007 Recipient of the Edward J On Getting Old for the First Time. Beyond change management: A multilevel investigation of contextual and personal influences on employees' commitment to change: Journal of Applied Psychology Vol 92(4) Jul 2007, 942-951 The Frail Elderly: Problems, Needs, and Community Responses. Substantial increases in lifespan have been achieved in laboratory mammals such as mice and rats through interventions such as Calorie restriction and mutations in the insulin-like growth factor-1 pathway Basic Thinking: On Beginning at the Beginning in Thinking About Social and Economic Problems (ASAO monograph).

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