Age Power

Age Power : How the 21st Century Will be Ruled by the New Old

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In this breakthrough book, Dychtwald explains how individuals, businesses, and governments can best prepare for a new era in which the priorities of our homes and nation will be set by the needs and desires of the elderly. He surveys how each of us must make individual decisions right now to "age-proof" our lives.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 266 pages
  • 149.86 x 226.06 x 22.86mm | 294.83g
  • Penguin Putnam Inc
  • Jeremy P Tarcher
  • Los Angeles, United States
  • English
  • 1585420433
  • 9781585420438

About Ken Dychtwald

The bestselling author of books such as Age Wave and Bodymind, Dr. Ken Dychtwald is a psychologist, gerontologist, lecturer, and the founding president of Age Wave, LLC. He is widely viewed as the nation's foremost authority on the aging.show more

Table of contents

Age PowerAcknowledgments Introduction Chapter One: Age Power Chapter Two: The New Wild, Wild West of Human Enhancement and Life Extension Chapter Three: The Age Wave Is Coming: Is the World Ready for Elder Boomers? Chapter Four: The Changing Markers of Aging Chapter Five: Tithonus' Revenge or Healthy Aging? Chapter Six: The Caregiving Crunch Chapter Seven: Financial Wake-Up Call Chapter Eight: Intergenerational Relations: Melting Pot or Gerassic Park? Conclusion: The Age of Power Notes Indexshow more

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