The Berlin Aging Study

Since its inception in 1987, Encyclopedia of Aging has proven to be the definitive resource for scholars and students across the burgeoning and increasingly interdisciplinary fields of gerontology and geriatrics. Like its three esteemed predecessors, the fourth edition contains concise, readable explorations of hundreds of terms, concepts, and issues related to the lives of older adults, as well as timely coverage of the many new programs and services for the elderly. Updated, under the distinguished stewardship of editor-in-chief Richard Schulz to reflect the infusion of new information acros.; Cover; TOC Contents; The Editors; Foreword to the Fourth Edition; Contributors; List of Entries; Volume I Entries A – K; Volume II Entries L – Z; IDX Subject Index; Contributor Index;