all ebooks in category: Adulthood & Aging (9)

The Aging Intellect
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0415996856 | 319 pages | PDF | 60,5 MB

Habits such as regular exercise are well known to be linked to better health in older adults. Far less is understood about behaviors that contribute …

Foreign Accent Syndromes: The stories people have to tell
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1848721536, 1848721528 | 252 pages | PDF + EPUB | 1 + 18 MB

What does it feel like to wake up one day speaking with a foreign accent from a country one has never visited? Why does someone …

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Aging Heroes: Growing Old in Popular Culture
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1442250062 | 268 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Despite the increasing number and variety of older characters appearing in film, television, comics, and other popular culture, much of the understanding of these figures …

How to Grow Old: A Middle-aged Man Moaning
English | November 14th, 2019 | ISBN: 1529105390, 1529105412 | 320 pages | EPUB | 2.02 MB

Intimate confessions and spit-your-dentures-out hilarious commentary – this is observational comedy at its best. How to Grow Old is a stupid title, because the answer …

Lastingness: The Art of Old Age
English | January 24th, 2011 | ISBN: 0446199656, 0446199648 | 272 pages | EPUB | 0.51 MB

One of the country's leading literary scholars, explores the fascinating question of why some people's creative talents flourish with age while others' fade. America grows …

Lastingness
English | EPUB | 2.0 MB

One of the country's leading literary scholars, explores the fascinating question of why some people's creative talents flourish with age while others' fade. America grows …

Chasing Life
English | EPUB | 0.2 MB

For centuries, adventurers and scientists have believed that not only could we delay death but that "practical immortality" was within our reach. Today, many well-respected …

Aging Well
English | ISBN: 0316989363 | 1 Jan. 2002 | EPUB | 384 pages | 0,8 MB

Drawn from an unrivaled series of studies on a vast array of subjects, from their teens to old age, a revolutionary guide documents the essential …

Personality in Adulthood, Second Edition: A Five-Factor Theory Perspective
English | October 19, 2005 | ISBN: 1593852606 | 268 pages | PDF | 2.59 MB

This influential work examines how enduring dispositions or traits affect the process of aging and shape each individual’s life course. From two well-known authorities in …