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Bernhard Schmidt-Hertha Activities and barriers to education for elderly people

  title={Bernhard Schmidt-Hertha Activities and barriers to education for elderly people},
  author={Jens Friebe and Bernhard Schmidt-Hertha},
Adult education at higher age can play an important role in the preservation of autonomy and in the encouragement of social participation in later life. Hence, from both an individual and societal perspective, it is important to promote the educational activities of the elderly. Active elderly people with positive perceptions of self and ageing maintain their mental and physical fitness levels, participate in community associations and politics, and engage in intergenerational dialogue. Data… 

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