ERIC Number: EJ355346
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
The Challenge to Gerontological Education in an Era of Austerity.
Estes, Carroll L.
Educational Gerontology, v12 n6 p495-505 1986
Presents challenges for gerontological education, in light of the policy environment of retrenchment and cutbacks. Discusses the demographics of an aging society in terms of future need for trained professionals and an adequate research base. Argues for a firm commitment to aging research and education. Urges political action and involvement with other major organizations with similar concerns. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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