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Aging labels
 — the decline of control and the fall of self-esteem
Author(s)Judith Rodin, Ellen Langer
Journal titleJournal of Social Issues, vol 36, no 2, 1980
Pagespp 12-29
KeywordsRetired persons ; Attitudes to the old of general public.
AnnotationDescribes several studies which have investigated how negative labelling and stigmatisation of the elderly confirms existing stereotypes of old age.
Accession NumberCPA-930427079 A
ClassmarkBB6: TOB

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