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Aging in East and West

Families, States, and the Elderly

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Published by Springer Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Elderly,
  • Older people,
  • Social Gerontology,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Public Health,
  • Gerontology,
  • Aged,
  • Medical : Gerontology,
  • Medical : Public Health,
  • Social Science / Gerontology,
  • Aging,
  • Cross-cultural studies

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsVern L. Bengtson (Editor), Kyong-Dong Kim (Editor), George C. Myers (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages316
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8165652M
    ISBN 100826113516
    ISBN 109780826113511


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NE Martin Luther King Blvd. East and West may have myriad differences based on culture and education. These differences can be noted for the most part in people’s behavior and attitudes.

The major difference between eastern and western culture is that people in the east are more conservative and traditional than the general population in the west.