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The Resource Handbook of the psychology of aging, editors, James E. Birren, K. Warner Schaie ; volume associate editors, Ronald P. Abeles, Margaret Gatz, and Timothy A. Salthouse

Handbook of the psychology of aging, editors, James E. Birren, K. Warner Schaie ; volume associate editors, Ronald P. Abeles, Margaret Gatz, and Timothy A. Salthouse

Label
Handbook of the psychology of aging
Title
Handbook of the psychology of aging
Statement of responsibility
editors, James E. Birren, K. Warner Schaie ; volume associate editors, Ronald P. Abeles, Margaret Gatz, and Timothy A. Salthouse
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Handbook of the Psychology of Aging has become the definitive reference source for information of the psychology of adult development and aging. This new edition reviews recent developments in research on social and biological influences on behavior, cognitive functions in the aging individual, and motivational and personality changes with age. The Handbook features a strong emphasis on systematic explanation and covers important theoretical and methodological issues that form the basis for research on adult development and aging
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Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1928-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Birren, James E
  • Schaie, K. Warner
Series statement
Handbooks of aging
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aging
  • Aged
  • Aging
  • Aging
Label
Handbook of the psychology of aging, editors, James E. Birren, K. Warner Schaie ; volume associate editors, Ronald P. Abeles, Margaret Gatz, and Timothy A. Salthouse
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
History, concepts, and theory in the psychology of aging / James E. Birren and Johannes J.F. Schroots -- Research design in studies of aging and cognition / Christopher Hertzog -- Measurement of change in research on aging : old and new issues from an individual growth perspective / Linda M. Collins -- Gerontological behavior genetics / Nancy L. Pedersen -- Brain and life span in primates / Atiya Hakeem [and others] -- Structural and functional changes in the aging brain / Arnold B. Scheibel -- Health, behavior, and aging / Dorly J.H. Deeg, Jan W.P.F. Kardaun, and James L. Fozard -- Social cognition and aging / Fredda Blanchard-Fields and Ronald P. Abeles -- Religion, spirituality, and aging / Susan H. McFadden -- Visual and auditory aging / Donald W. Kline and Charles T. Scialfa -- Posture, gait, and falls / Guy G. Simoneau and Herschel W. Leibowitz -- Motivation and emotion / Sigrun-Heide Filipp -- Memory / Anderson D. Smith -- Language, memory, and aging : distributed deficits and the structure of new-versus-old connections / Donald G. MacKay and Lise Abrams -- Intellectual development in adulthood / K. Warner Schaie -- Everyday problem solving / Sherry L. Willis -- Personality and aging : coping and management of the self in later life / Jan-Erik Ruth and Peter Coleman -- Aging, behavior, and terminal decline / Stig Berg -- Activity, exercise, and behavior / Michael J. Stones and Albert Kozma -- Aging, job performance, and career development / Timothy A. Salthouse and Todd J. Maurer -- Aging and mental disorders / Margaret Gatz, Julia E. Kasl-Godley, and Michele J. Karel
Control code
32625212
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
xx, 416 pages
Isbn
9780121012601
Isbn Type
(case : alk. paper)
Lccn
95019905
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Handbook of the psychology of aging, editors, James E. Birren, K. Warner Schaie ; volume associate editors, Ronald P. Abeles, Margaret Gatz, and Timothy A. Salthouse
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
History, concepts, and theory in the psychology of aging / James E. Birren and Johannes J.F. Schroots -- Research design in studies of aging and cognition / Christopher Hertzog -- Measurement of change in research on aging : old and new issues from an individual growth perspective / Linda M. Collins -- Gerontological behavior genetics / Nancy L. Pedersen -- Brain and life span in primates / Atiya Hakeem [and others] -- Structural and functional changes in the aging brain / Arnold B. Scheibel -- Health, behavior, and aging / Dorly J.H. Deeg, Jan W.P.F. Kardaun, and James L. Fozard -- Social cognition and aging / Fredda Blanchard-Fields and Ronald P. Abeles -- Religion, spirituality, and aging / Susan H. McFadden -- Visual and auditory aging / Donald W. Kline and Charles T. Scialfa -- Posture, gait, and falls / Guy G. Simoneau and Herschel W. Leibowitz -- Motivation and emotion / Sigrun-Heide Filipp -- Memory / Anderson D. Smith -- Language, memory, and aging : distributed deficits and the structure of new-versus-old connections / Donald G. MacKay and Lise Abrams -- Intellectual development in adulthood / K. Warner Schaie -- Everyday problem solving / Sherry L. Willis -- Personality and aging : coping and management of the self in later life / Jan-Erik Ruth and Peter Coleman -- Aging, behavior, and terminal decline / Stig Berg -- Activity, exercise, and behavior / Michael J. Stones and Albert Kozma -- Aging, job performance, and career development / Timothy A. Salthouse and Todd J. Maurer -- Aging and mental disorders / Margaret Gatz, Julia E. Kasl-Godley, and Michele J. Karel
Control code
32625212
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
xx, 416 pages
Isbn
9780121012601
Isbn Type
(case : alk. paper)
Lccn
95019905
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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