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The well-being of the elderly in Asia

The well-being of the elderly in Asia

a four-country comparative study

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Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Older people -- Asia -- Social conditions,
  • Older people -- Asia -- Economic conditions,
  • Older people -- Care -- Asia,
  • Quality of life -- Asia,
  • Intergenerational relations -- Asia,
  • Social change -- Asia,
  • Asia -- Social conditions,
  • Asia -- Economic conditions,
  • Asia -- Population

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 592-598) and index

    StatementAlbert I. Hermalin, editor
    ContributionsHermalin, Albert I
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1064.A78 W45 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvi, 615 p. :
    Number of Pages615
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17067232M
    ISBN 100472112805
    LC Control Number2003040229

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