Social gerontology: an essential part of the "backbone".

Book Section

This paper will discuss some of the major topics which are essential to a core course in Social Gerontology and some suggestions for how best to help students understand these topics. It is assumed that Social Gerontology is an essential part of the "backbone of gerontology."

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Palmore, EB

Published Date

  • January 1989

Volume / Issue

  • 9 /

Start / End Page

  • 27 - 35

PubMed ID

  • 2583537

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1300/j021v09n04_04