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Aging on the world stage

Aging on the world stage

perspectives for the media on longevity, with world experts on population aging : held on the occasion of the United Nations Second World Assembly on Ageing and concurrent NGO Forum meetings : April 5-8, 2002, Madrid, Spain.

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Published by International Longevity Center-USA in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aging -- Social aspects -- Congresses.,
  • Aging -- Press coverage -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsInternational Longevity Center., World Assembly on Aging (2nd : 2002 : Madrid, Spain), NGO World Forum on Ageing (2002 : Madrid, Spain)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1061 .A4296 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationi, 26 p. :
    Number of Pages26
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16289610M
    LC Control Number2003272595

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