Wellbeing in Later Life uses the latest research from avariety of disciplines to address and correct common myths andmisconceptions about aging.
* Covers topics ranging from biological mechanisms that affectaging to lifestyle, attitudes, and social factors
* Examines the challenges of humanity's increasing lifeexpectancy and includes recommendations for maintaining andenhancing wellbeing in later life
* Makes meaningful connections between research and practice tolink aspects of aging which have previously been consideredseparate
* Part of the six-volume Wellbeing: A Complete ReferenceGuide, which brings together leading research from across thesocial sciences