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ERIC Number: EJ519438
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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ISSN: ISSN-0016-9013
A Note on Viewing Functional Change in Later Life as Migration.
Uhlenberg, Peter
Gerontologist, v35 n4 p549-52 Aug 1995
While research on functional decline in later life has expanded knowledge on aging, theories of functional transitions are needed. Proposes a conceptual model that views change as mobility between states. Exploring the analogy between geographic migration and functional change suggests several migration concepts that might be borrowed by aging researchers. (Author/JBJ)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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