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date: 01 October 2020

Social Participation and Volunteering in Later Life 

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Psychology and Aging
Nancy Morrow-HowellNancy Morrow-Howell, Yi WangYi Wang, Takashi AmanoTakashi Amano

Social participation is largely viewed as a key element of a healthy later life. As we move away from a biomedical perspective of healthy aging and toward a more holistic biopsychosocial view, active engagement in a social context has captured the attention of researchers as well as program and policy developers. Social participation involves ... ...

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