The fourth edition continues to provide psychologists with a fresh and engaging approach to the field of psychology of adult development and aging. It focuses on three themes: a multidisciplinary approach, positive images of aging, and the newest and most relevant research. Recent articles and updates to the information on demography, economics, and public policy are presented. The Aging in the News feature includes a story of a remarkable achievement by a middle-aged or older adult. The Assess Yourself boxes are also updated with new questions. Psychologists appreciate this mix of examples and discussions that make the material come to life.... 118, 264 Death and dying, 280a302, See also Dying process age-adjusted death rate, 282 compression of morbidity, 284 crude death ... (DRM) paradigm, 136 Defense mechanisms, ego, 167 Vaillanta#39;s theory, 171a172 immature, 171 mature, 171 neurotic, 171 psychotic, ... 110 race and, 110 risk factors, 109a110 symptoms, 109 treatment, 110 type 2 diabetes, 109 Diagnostic and Statistical Manual-anbsp;...
|Title||:||Adult Development and Aging|
|Author||:||Susan Krauss Whitbourne, Stacey B. Whitbourne|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2010-10-18|