ERIC Number: EJ417788
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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The Elderly Mystique: Impediment to Advocacy and Empowerment.
Cohen, Elias S.
Generations, v14 suppl p13-16 1990
The language of geriatrics and gerontology reflects the generally held belief that potential for growth and development disappears when the elderly are severely disabled. To counter this mystique, the right to flourish must be advocated through policy, behavior, and attitude change. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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