Theoretical Perspectives on Aging Chapter 2 Part 2. HPR 452. Assumptions of Personal Experience Theories Later life is characterized by Severing of social ties Loss of social opportunities Greater demands for adaptation. Summary of Part 1.
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The 3 theories in this part consider how persons enter and exit various roles, how certain roles are distributed based on age and the process of modernization occurring in society which create changes in status of “old age”
Younger generations are better educated, taking jobs which require specialized training, being mobile, “doing better” than their parents, being more independent, less dependent on older generations and decreasing the need for expertise of older adults