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The productive engagement of older African Americans, Hispanics, Asians, and Native Americans

TitleThe productive engagement of older African Americans, Hispanics, Asians, and Native Americans
Publication TypeBook Chapter
Year of Publication2014
AuthorsMorrow-Howell, N, Wang, Y
Book TitleHandbook of minority aging
Pagination351-365
PublisherSpringer Publishing Co; US
CityNew York, NY
ISBN Number978-0-8261-0963-7 (Paperback), 978-0-8261-0964-4 (PDF)
Accession NumberBook: 2013-26687-021
Keywords*Aging, *Policy Making, *Racial and Ethnic Groups, Gerontology [2860], Human Adulthood (18 yrs & older) Aged (65 yrs & older), productive engagement, older African Americans, policy making, ethnic minority groups, us
Abstract(from the chapter) In this chapter, we will first review definitions and theoretical perspectives regarding the productive engagement of older adults. Second, we will review the productive engagement of . four ethnic minority groups-African Americans, Hispanic Americans, Asian Americans, and Native Americans. We will describe programs and policies that will help increase the productive engagement of these older adults and conclude with ideas about going forward. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2014 APA, all rights reserved).
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