Aging and Biography: Explorations in Adult Development
Aging and Biography: Explorations in Adult Development
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Title: Aging and Biography: Explorations in Adult Development
ISBN10: 0826189814
ISBN13: 978-0826189813
Format: .PDF .EPUB .FB2
Pages: 368 pages
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company; 1 edition (January 1, 2004)
Language: English
Size pdf: 1242 kb
Size epub: 1342 kb
Rating: 4.0 ✪
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Category: Other
Subcategory: Medicine & Health Sciences

Personal life narratives can serve as a rich source of new insights into the experience of human aging. In this comp;rehensive volume, an international team of editors and contributors provide effective approaches to using biography to enhance our understanding of adult development. In addition to providing new theoretical aspects on aging and biography, the book also details new developments concerning the practical use of different biographical approaches in both research and clinical work. This is a landmark volume advancing the use of narrative approaches in gerontology.