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The Black American elderly

research on physical and psychosocial health

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Published by Springer Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Older African Americans -- Health and hygiene -- Congresses.,
    • Older African Americans -- Diseases -- Congresses.,
    • Older African Americans -- Psychology -- Congresses.,
    • Aging -- Social aspects -- Congresses.,
    • Aging -- physiology -- congresses.,
    • Aging -- psychology -- congresses.,
    • Blacks -- United States -- congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJames S. Jackson, editor ; Patricia Newton ... [et al.], associate editors.
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsJackson, James S. 1944-, National Institute on Aging., American Association of Retired Persons., United States. Office of Minority Health.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA448.5.N4 B56 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 383 p. :
      Number of Pages383
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2529507M
      ISBN 100826158102
      LC Control Number88004922

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