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Comprehensive leisure and aging study

Robbyn R. Wacker

Comprehensive leisure and aging study

Final report, 1994

by Robbyn R. Wacker

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Published by National Recreation and Park Association .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aged,
  • Outdoor recreation,
  • Recreation,
  • Services for,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages169
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11471905M
    ISBN 100929581911
    ISBN 109780929581910
    OCLC/WorldCa32005775

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    Study Reveals How Retirees Spend Their Time Posted by Positive Aging SourceBook on 08/13/ Americans between ages 65 and 74 only spend about hours more per day on leisure activities than the population as a whole, according to the most recent American Time Use Survey, released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics this week. My firm, Age Wave, recently partnered with Bank of America Merrill Lynch on a landmark research study, "Leisure in Retirement: Beyond the Bucket List", to examine the priorities, hopes, dreams, and challenges of the surging new world of leisure in surveyed a total of 3, adults age 25+ from all socio-economic backgrounds and walks of life.

    Handbook of the Psychology of Aging, 6e provides a comprehensive summary and evaluation of recent research on the psychological aspects of aging. The 22 chapters are organized into four divisions: Concepts, Theories, and Methods in the Psychology of Aging; Biological and Social Influences on Aging; Behavioral Processes and Aging; and Complex Behavioral Concepts and Processes in Aging. Physical Benefits of Recreation. Taking part in recreational activities, particularly outdoors, can improve your physical wellness. In fact, people who frequently take advantage of park activities have fewer doctor visits, lower body mass indexes and lower systolic blood pressures than those who don't, according to Dr. Laura L. Payne of the University of Illinois.


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