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Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: study, aging, longitudinal, baltimore, time, passage
Number of Pages: 60
Published: 1996-07-01
ISBN-10: 078812840X
ISBN-13: 9780788128400

Tells the story of the Baltimore Longitudinal Study of Aging, a study which was conceived as a partnership between participants and researchers. This document describes the study itself and highlights the key findings that have emerged from the data. Topics researched include: mental functioning, the brain and aging, the aging body, the aging mind, the aging spirit, personality, and lifestyle, etc. Bibliography. Black and white photos.
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Author: Matthew C. Dixon
Publisher: RAND
Keywords: commercial, aviation, insights, aircraft, costs, aging, maintenance
Number of Pages: 100
Published: 2006
ISBN-10: 0833039415
ISBN-13: 9780833039415

The U.S. Air Force is grappling with the challenge of aging fleets and when it might be optimal to replace those fleets. This monograph examines commercial aviation data with the goal of drawing inferences and lessons about aging aircraft that may be relevant to the Air Force. It focuses on
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Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: older, americans, title, grants, active, compendium
Number of Pages: 119
Published: 1996-09
ISBN-10: 0788131710
ISBN-13: 9780788131714

Contents reveal the wide range of useful & relevant research, demonstrations, training, technical assistance, & other activities sponsored by the U.S. Administration on Aging. Intended for people wishing to help America's older people in need. Reviews projects by various groups such as Eldercare, the National Academy on Aging, Minority Aging Organizations, & dozens more.
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Author: Joseph L. Esposito
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: aging, dimensions, philosophical, obsolete
Number of Pages: 262
Published: 1987
ISBN-10: 0520056957
ISBN-13: 9780520056954

Discusses theories of aging, social image, ageism, age discrimination, life expectancy, life extension, euthanasia, suicide, and the value of life
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Author: United States, Senate, Special Committee on Aging,
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: report, households, special, committee, senate, aging, needy, assistance, project, housing, funding, factors, delay, elderly
Number of Pages: 80
Published:
ISBN-10: 142893989X
ISBN-13: 9781428939899
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Author: United States, Senate, Special Committee on Aging,
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: minority, ranking, chairman, member, special, senate, aging, committee, report, lending, state, federal, protection, agencies, face, predatory, combating, challenges, consumer
Number of Pages: 127
Published:
ISBN-10: 1428935029
ISBN-13: 9781428935020
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Author: Robert Holzmann
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: challenges, global, central, eastern, europe, southern, perspectives, regional, pension, population, funds, financial, markets, aging
Number of Pages: 184
Published: 2009
ISBN-10: 0821377329
ISBN-13: 9780821377321

Population aging is placing enormous pressures on the pension benefits governments are able to provide. The former transition economies of the countries of Central, Eastern, and Southern Europe (CESE) face unique challenges. The growth of their aging populations outpaces other European countries, while the growth of their financial markets (essential to fund pension provisions) lags behind. With support and direction from the ERSTE Foundation, an Austrian group focused on Central European policy issues, a World Bank team investigated the challenges faced by these countries against the backgrou
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