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By Kenneth S. Shultz,Gary A. Adams

The getting older of child boomers, in addition to the expected lessen of the to be had hard work pool, will position elevated scrutiny and emphasis on concerns in terms of an getting older crew. moreover, destiny financial downturns will position robust strain on older staff to stay within the team, and on retirees to hunt employment back. Aging and paintings within the twenty first Century reviews, summarizes, and integrates current literature from quite a few disciplines in regards to getting older and paintings. bankruptcy authors, all major specialists inside their respective components, offer options for destiny examine, perform, and/or public policy.


This definitive resource comprehensively reviews:



  • trends and implications in regards to the demography, source of revenue, and variety of the getting older workforce;

  • the factor of age bias within the workplace;

  • job functionality, work-related attitudes, education and improvement, and profession problems with older staff; and

  • topics of age and occupational healthiness, expertise, paintings and relations concerns, and retirement.

The meant viewers is complicated undergraduate and graduate scholars, in addition to researchers within the disciplines of commercial and organizational psychology; developmental psychology; gerontology; sociology; economics; and social paintings. Older employee suggest companies, like AARP, also will take curiosity during this edited book.

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