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ERIC Number: EJ127394
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1975
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Modernization, Modernity, and Perceptions of Aging: A Cross-Cultural Study
Bengtson, Vern L.; And Others
Journal of Gerontology, 30, 6, 688-695, Nov 75
Data from a comparative study of 5,450 young males in six developing nations were used to investigate the association between modernization or modernity and negative attitudes toward aging. The data do provide support for the hypothesis that "modernization" (societal development) is related to negative perceptions of aging. (Author)
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