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The Age of aging

a reader in social gerontology

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Published by Prometheus Books in Buffalo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Gerontology -- United States -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Statementedited by Abraham Monk.
      ContributionsMonk, Abraham.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ1064.U5 A633
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 367 p. ;
      Number of Pages367
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4401617M
      ISBN 100879751118, 0879751142
      LC Control Number79002727

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