ERIC Number: EJ477079
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
The Study of the Oldest-Old: Some Promises and Puzzles.
Pearlin, Leonard I.
International Journal of Aging and Human Development, v38 n1 p91-98 1994
Concluding article to special journal issue devoted to social and cultural diversity among adults aged 85 years old and older highlights major contributions made by articles in this issue. Discusses implications of articles for issues of methodological nature. Concludes that articles examined differentiating effects of social structural arrangements of oldest-old adults and revealed continuities and discontinuities in aging process. (NB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A