Decrepitude and death-hastening: the nature of old age in third world societies
Studies in Third World Societies • Vol/Iss. 22 • Published In • Pages: 43--65 •
By Glascock, Anthony P.
In societies where there is differentiation among the "old age category," there will be a presence of death-hastening behavior (53).
|Comparison of percentages||Supported||UNKNOWN||UNKNOWN||UNKNOWN|
|Variable Name||Variable Type||OCM Term(s)|
|Death-hastening Behavior||Dependent||Status And Treatment Of The Aged|
|Differentiation Among "old Age Category"||Independent||Senescence|