A Fresh Map of Life: The Emergence of the Third Age

  title={A Fresh Map of Life: The Emergence of the Third Age},
  author={P. Laslett},
  • P. Laslett
  • Published 1991
  • Art, History
  • Preface - A New Division of the Life Course - How Long Can Anyone Go On Living - The Age of Britain as a Country: Britain be Your Age, First Adjuration - The Age of the Present British Population, with a Glimpse into its Future. Britain be Your Age, Second Adjuration - The Rectangular Survival Curve and the Secular Shift in Ageing - The Emergence of the Third Age - Hostile and Demeaning Descriptions of the Elderly - The Insufficiency of the Family Group, in the Past and in the Present… CONTINUE READING
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