ERIC Number: EJ264081
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Jun
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The Status of the Empirical Support for the Hypothesis of Increased Variability in Aging Populations.
Bornstein, Robert; Smircina, Mark T.
Gerontologist, v22 n3 p258-60 Jun 1982
Examined the hypothesis that the variability between adults increases with the age of the population. Conducted two reviews to ascertain the status of the empirical support for this hypothesis. Neither literature search provided any convincing confirmation of this hypothesis. Cites implications of this finding for professionals in gerontology. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - Research
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