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ERIC Number: EJ472059
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0360-1277
New Roles and Norms for Older Adults through Higher Education.
Manheimer, Ronald J.; Snodgrass, Denise
Educational Gerontology, v19 n7 p585-95 Oct-Nov 1993
A study of 101 alumni of the Leadership Ashville Seniors program shows that middle class, well-educated retirees who had been professionals/managers want volunteer, leadership, and learning opportunities. Higher education can help develop roles that counter commonly believed age stereotypes. (SK)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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