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Ageing in Society: An Introduction to Social Gerontology

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Regionally, the Gerontology Center provided service or technical assistance to such entities as the Kansas Department on Aging, offices on aging in Douglas and Johnson Counties, and the Topeka Veterans Administration. These courses qualify as electives for the MSW curriculum. Given the new situation, Critical Theory could now return to empirical social inquiry to discover new potentials for improving democracy, especially in understanding how it may increase the scope and effectiveness of public deliberation.

Pages: 416

Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd; 2nd edition (November 15, 1993)

ISBN: 0803989474

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