Measurement of succesful ageing

  • Michael J. Lowis
  • Valerie Møller Centre for Social and Development Studies, University of Natal, Durban

References

Dr Michael J. Lowis
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Møller, V. & Ferreira, M. 1992. Successful ageing in South Africa: opportunity structures and subjective wellbeing. Southern African Journal of Gerontology, 1(1): 5-8.
Valerie Møller
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Published
1993-10-01