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Age and function

Alastair Heron

Age and function

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Published by Churchill in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Old age.,
  • Age (Psychology),
  • Ability, Influence of age on.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 168-176.

    Statementby Alastair Heron and Sheila Chown, assisted by Staff of the Medical Research Council Unit for Research on Occupational Aspects of Ageing, Liverpool; with foreword by G. E. W. Wolstenholme.
    ContributionsChown, Sheila M., joint author., Medical Research Council (Great Britain). Unit for Research in Occupational Aspects of Ageing.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP86 .H47
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 182 p.
    Number of Pages182
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5547701M
    LC Control Number67026405


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