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Education to prepare for an aging society

Education to prepare for an aging society

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Published by National Council on the Aging in Washington, DC (409 Third St., SW, Second Floor, Washington 20024) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Old age -- United States -- Social aspects -- Study and teaching,
  • Older people -- United States -- Social conditions -- Study and teaching

  • Edition Notes

    Statementproject director, Lorraine Lidoff ; project coordinator and author of report, Mary Brugger Murphy
    ContributionsNational Council on the Aging, United States. Administration on Aging
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination30, [27] p.
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14956225M

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