ERIC Number: ED112033
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
New Wrinkles on Retirement: Program Notes.
Wray, Robert P.; Thorson, James A.
The program notes were prepared to accompany the television series "New Wrinkles on Retirement." The eight units in the series are: facing inflation, which covers the decreasing value of the dollar, transportation costs, medical expenses, cutting expenses, family budgeting, investments, and places to live; vigor regained, which covers exercise and other health practices, good nutrition, and regular health checkups; a time to learn and a time to play, which covers constructive activity and hobbies, helping others, political involvement, and learning for pleasure; marriage and love, which covers marriage structure and function, relationships with children, adjustment to new roles, and mutual understanding; confronting loss, which covers loss of a spouse, loneliness, widowhood, and remarriage; your legacy, which covers wills and estates, trusts and insurance, and legal problems in retirement; quacks and frauds, which covers avoiding con-men and not being victimized by crime; and maintaining happiness, which covers keeping a healthy outlook on life and maintaining mental and physical health. Two appendixes are included: one, a bibliography of selected sources of information and the other, a list of places to live. (JR)
Publication Type: Non-Print Media
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Administration on Aging (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Georgia Univ., Athens. Georgia Center for Continuing Education.