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The upside of aging : how long life is changing the world of health, work, innovation, policy, and purpose, edited by Paul H. Irving with Rita Beamish, (electronic resource)

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The upside of aging : how long life is changing the world of health, work, innovation, policy, and purpose
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The upside of aging
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how long life is changing the world of health, work, innovation, policy, and purpose
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edited by Paul H. Irving with Rita Beamish
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This book reveals the opportunity and potential of the aging phenomenon, despite significant policy and societal challenges and illuminates the upside for health and wellness, work and volunteerism, economic growth, innovation and education. Topics include: emotional intelligence and qualities of the aging brain that science is uncovering; new worlds of genomics, medicine and technology that are revolutionizing health care and wellness; aging population's impact on global markets; new education paradigms to meet the needs and aspirations of older people while capitalizing on their talents; benefits that aging workers and entrepreneurs bring to companies, and the crucial role of older people in philanthropy and society; tools and policies to facilitate financial security; infrastructure and housing changes to create livable cities for all ages; continuous civic contribution of older adults; and opportunities and potential for intergenerational engagement and collaboration. --
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The upside of aging : how long life is changing the world of health, work, innovation, policy, and purpose, edited by Paul H. Irving with Rita Beamish, (electronic resource)
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The upside of aging : how long life is changing the world of health, work, innovation, policy, and purpose, edited by Paul H. Irving with Rita Beamish, (electronic resource)
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