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Title: Program on the Global Demography of Aging PDF
Url: http://www.hsph.harvard.edu/pgda/
Publisher: Harvard School of Public Health.
Description: Among the multitude of research programs and centers at the Harvard School of Public Health, there is one that gerontologists and persons with an interest in aging issues will want to explore further. It is the Program on the Global Demography of Aging (PGDA), and it is primarily concerned with "themes related to global aging and health, with an emphasis on issues in the developing world." First-time visitors should look over the subject headings on the left-hand side of the page. Here they will find "People", "Seminars", "Pilot Projects", "Data", "Working Papers", and several other sections. The "Pilot Projects" section offers brief synopses of recently-approved faculty projects within the GPDA and the "Data" area contains some very helpful links to relevant data sites, including those maintained by the Center for Disease Control and the U.S. Department of Labor. The site is rounded out by the "Working Papers" section which features several dozen reports, including "The Role of Health in Economic Development".
LC Classification: Bibliography. Library science. Information resources (General) -- Subject bibliography -- Political and social sciences -- Special topics, A-Z -- Old age
Medicine -- Public aspects of medicine -- Public health. Hygiene. Preventive medicine -- By age group, class, etc. -- Adults -- Aged
Philosophy. Psychology. Religion -- Psychology -- Developmental psychology -- Adulthood -- Special topics, A-Z -- Aging
Social sciences -- Economic theory. Demography -- Economic theory. Demography -- Economic theory -- Methodology -- Mathematical economics. Quantitative methods -- Economic statistics
Social sciences -- The family. Marriage. Women -- The Family. Marriage. Woman -- The family. Marriage. Home -- Aged. Gerontology (Social aspects). Retirement -- General works
Social sciences -- Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology -- Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology -- Protection, assistance and relief -- Special classes -- Older people
GEM Subject: Health
Social studies
Social studies -- Current events/issues
Social studies -- Geography
Social studies -- Gerontology
Health -- Aging
Health -- Family life
Resource Type: Charts and Diagrams
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Format: pdf
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Language: English
Rights: The Program on the Global Demography of Aging
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2007-07-20 03:00:01 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2013-02-15 15:43:38 (W3C-DTF)
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