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ERIC Number: EJ592663
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0091-4150
Phenomenology and the Meaning of Aging for Young and Old Adults.
Adams-Price, Carolyn E.; Henley, Tracy B.; Hale, Melanie
International Journal of Aging & Human Development, v47 n4 p263-77 1998
Uses qualitative methods to examine the similarities and differences in the meaning of aging for young and older adults. Results show that younger adults associate aging with major events in their lives and perceive aging negatively. By contrast, older adults associate aging with everyday events and they perceive aging positively. (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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