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PBHL2700: Concepts and Issues in Aging: Recommended Websites

An introduction and overview of aging as an interdisciplinary and developmental process in the context of growing older in contemporary American society.

Unit 1 Crisis, Challenge, or Opportunity?

Unit 3: How Our Bodies Age

Unit 5: Death, Bereavement and Widowhood

Unit 6: Adaptation, Coping, and Personality in Later Life

Unit 7: Impairment, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease

Unit 8: Family Caregiving & Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

Unit 9: Retirement and Economic Status

Unit 10: Social Context of Aging