By Dr. Vern L. Bengtson PhD
During this quantity wonderful students discover and follow the theoretical versions of continuity and discontinuity to their learn in grownup improvement. The chapters handle different ways that continuity is tormented by switch over the lifestyles path, in addition to how contributors negotiate and retain an important continuities by way of adaptive swap. issues comprise grownup lifestyles crises, disease, sibling relationships, and gender identification. every one bankruptcy is through an insightful remark. This booklet is a tribute to Bernice L. Neugarten for her contributions to the sector of grownup improvement, such as the concept that of continuities. individuals comprise W. Andrew Achenbaum, Robert H. Binstock, James Birren, Bertram J. Cohler, Margaret Hellie Huyck, Boaz Kahana, Eva Kahana, Sheldon S. Tobin, Lillian E. Troll, Steven H. Zarit, and others.
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Adulthood and Aging: Research on Continuities and Discontinuities by Dr. Vern L. Bengtson PhD