Description - Handbook of Midlife Development by Margie E. Lachman
Provides an up-to-date portrayal of human development in the midlife years. Each chapter includes coverage of unifying themes such as gender difference, ethnic variation, cultural diversity, and socioeconomic differences. The book is divided into four sections covering the theoretical, biomedical, psychological and social aspects of midlife development.
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Author Biography - Margie E. Lachman
MARGIE E. LACHMAN, PhD, is Professor of Psychology and Director of the Life-span Developmental Psychology Laboratory at Brandeis University. She was a member of the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Research Network on Successful Midlife Development, which conducted a large-scale survey of Americans in midlife. Lachman is a fellow of the American Psychological Association, Division on Adult Development and Aging and the Gerontological Society of America. Lachman is also currently the editor of the Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences. Her research program examines personality, cognitive changes, and health in midlife and old age.