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By Ted L. Petit (auth.), F. I. M. Craik, Sandra Trehub (eds.)

For quite a few purposes, there was an explosion of curiosity in study on getting older over the last few years. the explanations comprise an wisdom that an enormous and turning out to be share of our inhabitants is over sixty five and that examine findings can give a contribution to their overall healthiness, pride, and potency as individuals of society; the truth that investment enterprises have counseled the necessity for extra study attempt within the zone via developing unique courses; and in addition the truth that researchers themselves are turning extra to useful difficulties as many theoretical concerns (in experimen­ tal psychology not less than) appear to stay as intractable as ever. hence, at the present there's common curiosity in getting older, yet there's additionally a scarcity of information as to what has already been finished within the sector, what the theoretical concerns are, and what elements give a contribution to the methodological and functional problems. The time is propitious for conferences of specialists in quite a few points of the getting older procedure, either to debate between themselves most up-to-date advances within the box and in addition to inte­ grate identified info for researchers and practitioners. in the summertime of 1980 we prepared any such assembly because the tenth annual psychology symposium to be held on the Erindale Campus of the collage of Toronto. the subject selected was once getting older and Cognitive tactics, and the edited contributions to the symposium shape the chapters of the current book.

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