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Name: Challenges Facing the Elderly
ID: m42880
Language: English (en)
Summary:
  • Understand the historical and current trends of poverty among elderly populations
  • Recognize ageist thinking and ageist attitudes in individuals and in institutions
  • Learn about elderly individuals’ risks of being mistreated and abused
Subject: Social Sciences
Keywords: Ageism, Elder abuse, Gerontocracy, Senescence
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: OpenStax College (info@openstaxcollege.org)
Copyright Holders: Rice University (daniel@openstaxcollege.org)
Maintainers: OpenStax College (info@openstaxcollege.org), Sociology Cap (dcwill@rice.edu)

Latest version: 1.2 (history)
First publication date: Jan 27, 2012 4:40 pm +0000
Last revision to module: May 18, 2012 2:20 pm +0000

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Version History

Version: 1.4 Jul 29, 2013 3:04 pm +0000 by Sociology Cap
Changes:
Dead link fixed.

Version: 1.3 Jul 29, 2013 1:29 pm +0000 by Sociology Cap
Changes:
Links updated.

Version: 1.2 May 18, 2012 2:20 pm +0000 by Sociology Cap Currently viewing this version.
Changes:
initial content publication

Version: 1.1 Jan 30, 2012 1:18 pm +0000 by OSC Physics Maintainer
Changes:
Created module

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