ERIC Number: EJ438682
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Perceived Control over Memory Aging: Developmental and Intervention Perspectives.
Lachman, Margie E.
Journal of Social Issues, v47 n4 p159-75 1991
Examines age differences in control beliefs for several domains, including intellectual aging and memory, for 200 adults aged 20-89 years. In domains of health and intellectual aging, older adults have lower internal control and higher external control beliefs than young and middle-age adults. A memory training program is described. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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