Age Power

Age Power

How the 21st Century Will Be Ruled by the New Old

Format
Paperback
Price
$15.95
 
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9781585420438
  • 288 Pages
  • Tarcher
  • Adult

Overview

In this breakthrough book, Dychtwald explains how individuals, businesses, and governments can best prepare for a new era in which the priorities of our homes and nation will be set by the needs and desires of the elderly. He surveys how each of us must make individual decisions right now to “age-proof” our lives.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction
Chapter One: Age Power
Chapter Two: The New Wild, Wild West of Human Enhancement and Life Extension
Chapter Three: The Age Wave Is Coming: Is the World Ready for Elder Boomers?
Chapter Four: The Changing Markers of Aging
Chapter Five: Tithonus’ Revenge or Healthy Aging?
Chapter Six: The Caregiving Crunch
Chapter Seven: Financial Wake-Up Call
Chapter Eight: Intergenerational Relations: Melting Pot or Gerassic Park?
Conclusion: The Age of Power
Notes
Index
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