The Age Wave: How The Most Important Trend Of Our Time Can Change Your Future

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This book will change the way you act today and how you plan for tomorrow

The generation between the ages of thirty-five and fifty is the largest, most powerful, most influential generation in American history. This is the Age Wave - a revolution that is crashing through our culture, reforming our expectations, and changing the very meaning of aging. Here is the first comprehensive analysis of the consequences, now and in the next decades, of ...

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Overview

This book will change the way you act today and how you plan for tomorrow

The generation between the ages of thirty-five and fifty is the largest, most powerful, most influential generation in American history. This is the Age Wave - a revolution that is crashing through our culture, reforming our expectations, and changing the very meaning of aging. Here is the first comprehensive analysis of the consequences, now and in the next decades, of the aging Baby Boom - the most significant societal force of our day.

  • The Cyclic Life-Style - new patterns of work and leisure that will expand our productive years
  • Reinventing the Family - living together and love in the post-childrearing years
  • Elderpower at the Polls - why national priorities and policies - including Social Security - must shift dramatically
  • Redesigning America - new products and services for the booming "mature market"
  • A Great Age - how to overcome the negative myths of aging and live a longer and healthier life.

Discusses new patterns of work & leisure, new products/svcs for mature market, overcoming negative myths of aging, etc.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780553348064
  • Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
  • Publication date: 1/28/1990
  • Edition description: Reissue
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 351
  • Sales rank: 422,812
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.80 (d)

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