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Aging as a Social Process

Canada and Beyond

by (author) Andrew V. Wister

Oxford University Press
Initial publish date
Nov 2018
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    Publish Date
    Nov 2018
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The most comprehensive study of the sociology of aging, featuring coverage of the latest issues in the field, recent research and data, and real-world examples from Canada and around the globe

Looking beyond biology to explore the complex social process of aging, this text draws on a wide variety of theoretical and methodological perspectives to reveal the individual and societal dimensions of aging in Canada.

About the author

Andrew V. Wister is the chair of the Department of Gerontology at Simon Fraser University.

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