By Manfred, PhD Diehl,Hans-Werner, PhD Wahl

ISBN-10: 0826196497

ISBN-13: 9780826196491

How do participants understand the event of getting older? Can this notion expect such developmental results as practical well-being or mortality? The thirty fifth quantity of ARGG encompasses the most up-tp-date and fruitful learn findings concerning the subjective event of getting older and describes how they healthy inside a theoretical framework. It displays a brand new and complex degree of improvement within the self-discipline of subjective getting older and should be a development block for destiny theoretical and empirical paintings during this region of study.

The ebook integrates shows from a sequence of contemporary workshops attended by means of a world cadre of subjective getting older researchers, the result of a number of longitudinal stories from around the globe, and theoretical propositions from experiences which are ongoing. Chapters-reviewed by way of self reliant students for "quality control"-- tackle significant conceptual techniques and key demanding situations to subjective getting older learn; examine designs, empirical findings, and methodological matters; and the consequences of subjective getting older examine on interventions, society, and the altering contexts of getting older.

Key Topics:

  • Subjective getting older and knowledge of aging
  • Connections among learn on subjective getting older and age stereotypes and stigma
  • Linking subjective getting older to altering social meanings of age and the lifestyles course
  • Psychological and social assets and subjective getting older around the grownup lifestyles span
  • Experimental study on age stereotypes
  • Domain-specific techniques and implications for addressing problems with developmental regulation
  • Subjective getting older as a predictor of significant endpoints of getting older and development
  • Exploring new contexts and connections for subjective getting older measures
  • Changing detrimental perspectives of aging
  • Subjective getting older examine from a cross-cultural perspective
  • Subjective getting older study and gerontological practice
  • Future instructions for subjective getting older research

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