Sociology and Aging (assignment one)
1) – The figure below shows a conceptual model for aging process over a life-course.
The article is taken from https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK184355/
Discuss the model on the following
- Older adult
- middle adult
- young adult
- gestation and early childhood
2) – For this assignment, you will review the article below and answer the questions that follow:
Review the article discussing the the process of aging, including the biological facts, the cultural attitudes, and the social implications, including distinctive social situations in elderly individuals, such as the differences in men/women, retirement, potential dependency, and problems related to caregivers or to economic difficulties.