Individual differences in aging minorities.


Journal Article

To fully understand the differences present between various ethnic and racial groups, there must be an understanding of the heterogeneity that is represented within a given ethnic/racial group. The purpose of this article is to discuss the importance of an individual differences approach in studying the ethnic diversity of an aging population. Conceptual, methodological, and design issues are discussed with the goal of better understanding the developmental processes of aging minority elderly populations.

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Cited Authors

  • Whitfield, KE; Baker-Thomas, T

Published Date

  • January 1999

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 48 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 73 - 79

PubMed ID

  • 10363561

Pubmed Central ID

  • 10363561

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1541-3535

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0091-4150

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.2190/ygaq-0d95-m0v4-820m


  • eng