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Aging in the modern world

United States. Office of Aging.

Aging in the modern world

an annotated bibliography

by United States. Office of Aging.

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Welfare Administration, Office of Aging; [for sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Older people -- Bibliography.,
  • Old age -- Bibliography.,
  • Aged -- bibliography,
  • Aging -- bibliography

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled for the Office of Aging by the Department Library.
    GenreBibliography.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 194 p. ;
    Number of Pages194
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18078015M

    We will have to look elsewhere to deal with the challenges associated with population aging. Raising the retirement age and getting more working-age people back to work are much more efficient in Author: Steven A. Camarota.


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