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Aging and Ageism

Aging and Ageism

Author: Barbara Ludins

This lesson will identify the keys to successful aging and discuss the discrimination involved with ageism.

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Source: Vaillant, G. (2003) Aging Well: Surprising Guideposts to a happier life from the landmark Harvard Study of Adult Development. Little, Brown & Company

Aging and Ageism

Notes for Aging and Ageism


(00:00-01:54) Aging

(01:55-03:43) Successful Aging

(03:44-05:21) Death and Dying

(05:22-06:49) Ageism

(06:50-07:11) Recap

Terms to Know
  • Ageism

    Discrimination or prejudice based on a person's age.

  • Aging

    Growing older, especially ages 65 until death.