ERIC Number: EJ474002
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Measurement of Aging Anxiety: Development of the Anxiety about Aging Scale.
Lasher, Kathleen P.; Faulkender, Patricia J.
International Journal of Aging and Human Development, v37 n4 p247-59 1993
Developed Anxiety about Aging Scale (AAS) and administered scale to 312 adults. Data analysis revealed presence of four interpretable factors: Fear of Old People, Psychological Concerns, Physical Appearance, and Fear of Loss. Men were significantly more anxious about aging than were women on the AAS. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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