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The Resource Old age in the new land : the American experience since 1790, W. Andrew Achenbaum

Old age in the new land : the American experience since 1790, W. Andrew Achenbaum

Label
Old age in the new land : the American experience since 1790
Title
Old age in the new land
Title remainder
the American experience since 1790
Statement of responsibility
W. Andrew Achenbaum
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Achenbaum, W. Andrew
Dewey number
301.43/5/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1064.U5
LC item number
A26
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WT 11 AA1 A177o 1978
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Public opinion
Label
Old age in the new land : the American experience since 1790, W. Andrew Achenbaum
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-228) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I: Changing perceptions of the aged's roles in nineteenth-century America -- The usefulness of old age -- Variations on a theme -- The obsolescence of old age -- pt. II: The demographic and socioeconomic dimensions of old age -- The rhetoric and realities of growing old diverge in nineteenth-century America -- Old age becomes "modern" in twentieth-century America -- pt. III: Contemporary old age in historical perspective -- Old age becomes a national problem -- Social Security: A novel solution for the problem of America's aged -- Old age in the United States since Social Security
Control code
ocm04571798
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 237 pages
Isbn
9780801821073
Lccn
77028666
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)04571798
Label
Old age in the new land : the American experience since 1790, W. Andrew Achenbaum
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-228) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I: Changing perceptions of the aged's roles in nineteenth-century America -- The usefulness of old age -- Variations on a theme -- The obsolescence of old age -- pt. II: The demographic and socioeconomic dimensions of old age -- The rhetoric and realities of growing old diverge in nineteenth-century America -- Old age becomes "modern" in twentieth-century America -- pt. III: Contemporary old age in historical perspective -- Old age becomes a national problem -- Social Security: A novel solution for the problem of America's aged -- Old age in the United States since Social Security
Control code
ocm04571798
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 237 pages
Isbn
9780801821073
Lccn
77028666
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)04571798

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