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Charting the productivity and independence of older persons

Charlotte Feldman Muller

Charting the productivity and independence of older persons

a study of six industrial nations

by Charlotte Feldman Muller

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Published by International Longevity Center in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Older persons -- Statistics.,
  • Older persons -- Economic conditions -- Statistics.,
  • Older persons -- Employment.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Charlotte Muller and Marjorie Honig.
    GenreStatistics.
    ContributionsHonig, Marjorie., International Longevity Center.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1061 .M8155 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination85 p. :
    Number of Pages85
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3706853M
    LC Control Number2003277558
    OCLC/WorldCa45966081

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