Spring 2020 Course Information
Aging in the Family Setting
||University of Missouri
||3 credit hours - $580 per credit
||January 21, 2020 - May 07, 2020
This course is a study of theories and research related to personal and family adjustments in later life affecting older persons and their intergenerational relationships. Through the use of current literature, students also examine related issues including demographics.
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Family Ties and Aging
Ingrid Connidis, and Amanda Barnett
Edition: 3rd Edition
Publisher: Sage Publishing
Handbook of Families and Aging
Rosemary Blieszner and Victoria Bedford
Edition: 2nd Edition
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. Instructors may restrict course access until the first day of class.
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This course does not require an exam proctor.
This course does not include synchronous components.