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Title Aging, health behaviors, and health outcomes / edited by K. Warner Schaie, Dan Blazer, James S. House.

Publication Info. Hillsdale, N.J. : Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1992.


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  362.6 A267AS    Check Shelf
Description xi, 194 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Social structure and aging
Social structure and aging.
Note Based on the proceedings of a conference held at the Pa. State University, Oct. 22-24, 1989 ; sponsored by Penn State Gerontology Center.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Aging, health behaviors, and health outcomes : goals of the conference / Dan Blazer -- Social stratification, age, and health / James S. House ... [et al] -- Social stratification and aging : contemporaneous and cumulative effects / Ronald P. Abeles -- Socioeconomic status, health behaviors, and health status among Blacks / Sherman A. James, Nora L. Keenan, Steve Browning -- Social structure and the health behaviors of Blacks / David R. Williams -- Discussion of socioeconomic status, health behaviors, and health status among Blacks / George L. Maddox -- Health and aging in the Alameda County study / George A. Kaplan -- Aging and the public health : reflections on Kaplan's report of health and aging in the Alameda County study / Ilene C. Siegler -- The laudables and limits of large epidemiologic studies of mortality / Dan Blazer -- Living arrangements and problems with daily tasks for older women with breast cancer / William A. Satariano and Nawal E. Ragheb -- The content and context of effective spousal support / Sheldon Cohen -- Reducing disability in research / Adrian M. Ostfeld -- Social factors and the onset and outcome of depression / Linda K. George -- Cohort experiences, support versatility, depressive traits, and theory / Stanley A. Murrell -- Statistical and causal interaction in the diagnosis and outcome of depression / Carmi Schooler -- Aging, health behaviors, and health outcomes : some concluding comments / James S. House.
Subject Older people -- Health and hygiene -- United States.
Older African Americans -- Health and hygiene.
Health behavior.
Aging -- psychology -- United States -- Congresses.
Health Behavior -- United States -- Congresses.
Health Services for the Aged -- United States -- Congresses.
Social Class -- United States -- Congresses.
Social Environment -- United States -- Congresses.
Added Author Schaie, K. Warner (Klaus Warner), 1928-
Blazer, Dan G. II (Dan German), 1944-
House, James S., 1944-
Pennsylvania State University. Gerontology Center.
ISBN 0805807802
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