Fall 2010 Psychology of Aging
Psychology, as PSYC-36 Faculty Lisa A. Raskin (Section 01) Description
An introduction to the psychology of aging. Course material will focus on the behavioral changes which occur during the normal aging process. Age differences in learning, memory, perceptual and intellectual abilities will be investigated. In addition, emphasis will be placed on the neural correlates and cognitive consequences of disorders of aging such as Alzheimer’s disease. Course work will include systematic and structured observation within a local facility for the elderly.
Requisite: Psychology 11 or 12. Limited to 20 students. Fall semester. Professor Raskin.
If Overenrolled: Favor majors. Course times and locations PSYC 36 - L/D Section 01 Th 02:00 PM - 04:30 PM MERR 315 Textbooks
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ISBN Title Publisher Author(s) Book Store Price
1449530235 the professor's house create space Cather, W. Amherst Books TBD
9780205701209 Human Aging- Prentice Hall Paul W. Foos, M. Cherie Clark, Amherst Books $108.00-$210.95
9780345422958 Last Gift of Time Ballantine Books CAROLYN G. HEILBRUN Amherst Books $3.74-$14.95
9780345455444 The story of my father New York : Random House Trade Paperbacks, 2004. Sue Miller Amherst Books $6.52-$12.95
9780393309577 As we are now New York : Norton, 1982, c1973. by May Sarton Amherst Books $5.45-$13.95
9780452269347 Quartet in autumn New York : Dutton, 1978, c1977. Barbara Pym Amherst Books $15.95
9780573609763 The gin game New York : French, c1977. by D. L. Coburn Amherst Books $99.97
9780812973969 Rules for old men waiting New York : Random House Trade Paperbacks, 2006. Peter Pouncey Amherst Books $1.95-$13.95
9780822205487 I Never Sang For My Father. Dramatists Play Service Robert Woodruff Anderson, Robert Anderson, Amherst Books $7.10-$9.98
9781438282862 The Death Of Ivan Ilych CreateSpace Leo Tolstoy, Amherst Books $6.50-$21.50
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