Gerontology, Aging and the Elderly

Think about the common misconceptions about aging and old age. Do you, did you, believe any of these misconceptions? And, when you think of why you hold/held these misconceptions — think back to what you just learned about the socialization process! Do you see any connections?

Share with us at least one thing that you learned, that you never before considered about aging and the aging process. Search the Internet on that topic; share with us something new about that topic that is not mentioned in the readings.

Required Readings:

  1. “Aging & the Elderly”.

Sample Solution