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Aging Education in a Global Context (Gerontology and Geriatrics) (Gerontology and Geriatrics)

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Published by Haworth Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Care of the elderly,
  • Elderly,
  • Sociology,
  • General,
  • Education,
  • Gerontology,
  • Study and teaching,
  • Aging,
  • Geriatrics

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDena Shenk (Editor), Lisa, Ph.D. Groger (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8153424M
    ISBN 100789030802
    ISBN 109780789030801


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