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Schaie, K. Warner (Klaus Warner) 1928-

Overview
Works: 148 works in 727 publications in 1 language and 35,970 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Longitudinal studies  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Dedicatee, Thesis advisor
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by K. Warner Schaie
Handbook of the psychology of aging by James E Birren( Book )

119 editions published between 1972 and 2016 in English and held by 5,777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Handbook of the Psychology of Aging has become the definitive reference source for information on the psychology of adult development and aging. It provides comprehensive reviews of research on biological and social influences on behavior and age-related changes in psychological function. The seventh edition of the Handbook will contain all new material and include an entirely new section devoted to what neuroscience has discovered on cognitive aging. Contains all the main areas of psychological gerontological research in one volume Entire section on neuroscience and aging Begins with a section on theory and methods Edited by one of the father of gerontology (Schaie) and contributors represent top scholars in gerontology
Religious influences on health and well-being in the elderly( )

8 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The volume focuses on the ways in which religious institutions, religious practices, and religious organizations impact the health and well-being of older persons."--Jacket
Effective health behavior in older adults by K. Warner Schaie( )

11 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In what ways do health behaviors and societal mechanisms help or discourage individuals in assuming responsibility for their health? Highly-esteemed and diverse contributors examine the health behaviors of older adults and the ways in which these behaviors are affected by societal trends. The volume begins with a discussion of the personal attributes affecting health behaviors and responsible health care choices in older adults. Additional topics explored include: Psychosocial factors in the prevention of cardiovascular disease; behavioral interventions such as the role of exercise in preventi
Mobility and transportation in the elderly by K. Warner Schaie( )

12 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This comprehensive volume examines the gradual reduction of mobility in the elderly. The authors first review the physiological and psychological changes that occur as we age, and go on to illustrate how this gradual decrease in adequate mobility can lead to an increase in automotive accidents. They also review the limitations that mass transportation systems and driving individual vehicles present for the elderly, and discuss different assistive devices that have been and should be implemented to help improve mobility. Each chapter ends with insightful commentaries by specialists in the geron
Social structures : demographic changes and the well-being of older persons( )

12 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the effects of the aging baby boomers in America on health care, migration and immigration and how it can support the tax health care networks, cultural issues regarding access to health care, and changing cultural attitudes towards marriage and family that are affecting the relationships between the elderly and their communities
Impact of technology on successful aging by Neil Charness( )

14 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume provides a detailed examination of changes in technology that impact individuals as they age with an emphasis upon cultural contexts and person-environment fit from human factors, psychological, and sociological perspectives. The editors take into consideration the role of macro-influences in shaping technological changes in industrialized societies that effect successful aging in terms of quality of life. Topics discussed include: human factors and aging; the impact of the internet; and assistive technology. As a special feature, each chapter is followed by two commentaries from e
Historical influences on lives & aging( )

10 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This volume focuses on the ways in which the life course of individuals is affected by the historical contexts in which they live. Editors Schaie and Elder, along with contributors, explore the following pivotal concerns: how historical changes, such as immigration, affect the life course; the impact of historical transitions within societies, such as the collapse of the Soviet Union; the linking mechanisms, such as how coming of age in wartime affected young people during World War II. One of the goals of this volume is to help readers gain a better understanding of the immediate and long-range effects of historical events on lives and aging. To stimulate thought and discussion, each chapter is followed by two insightful commentaries"--Provided by the Publisher
Developmental influences on adult intelligence : the Seattle longitudinal study by K. Warner Schaie( )

40 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Developmental Influences on Adult Intelligence, Warner Schaie lays out the reasons that we should continue to study cognitive development in adulthood, and presents the history, latest data, and results from the Seattle Longitudinal Study (SLS), which now extends to over 45 years." "The data in this volume include the 1998 longitudinal cycle of the SLS. In light of both new data and revised analyses, psychometric and neuropsychological assessments have been linked in long-term data to aid in the early identification of risk for dementia in later life. Schaie also presents new data and conclusions on the impact of personality on cognition. The volume includes correlation matrices and web-access information for select data sets that might be useful for secondary analysis or as examples for exercises in methods classes. Developmental Influences on Adult Intelligence is an important resource for researchers and students in developmental, cognitive, and social psychology."--Jacket
Social structures, aging, and self-regulation in the elderly( )

11 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annotation Significant demographic changes are transforming the structure of today's American population to include a much larger proportion of older people. Factors such as immigration and changes in marriage, cohabitation, divorce, and childbearing are all affecting the roles of older people and the way in which older people are financially, emotionally, and psychologically supported. These changes also affect the size and composition of the working-age population that provide this support. Through the review of recent literature, the authors examine the implications of these changes and the ways in which they affect age distribution, immigration, increasing longevity, and family change
Focus on emotion and adult development( )

6 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focus on modern topics in the biology of aging( )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aging health care workforce issues( )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 1,118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annual review of gerontology and geriatrics by K. Warner Schaie( )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 1,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Overall this issue is well organized and informative, a welcome addition to research literature available in the field of aging.". - Educational Gerontology: Learning Resources ;: Introduction. Contributors. Forthcoming Contents, Volume 12.; Implicit Memory: An Expanding Picture of Cognitive Aging, Darlene V. Howard; Learning, Memory, and Aging: Neural Changes and Drug Actions, Diana S. Woodruff-Pak, Joan M. Coffin, and Doris K. Sasse; Aging, Information Processing Speed, and Intelligence, Christopher Hertzog; Cognition and Everyday Competence, Sherry L. Willis; The Role of the Self
Focus on economic outcomes in later life( )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adult development and aging by K. Warner Schaie( Book )

44 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in English and held by 892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life-span developmental psychology: personality and socialization by Paul B Baltes( Book )

18 editions published between 1972 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life-Span Developmental Psychology: Personality and Socialization presents papers on personality and socialization. The book discusses the history, theory, and psychological approaches of developmental psychology, with focus on socialization and personality development through the life span; personality dimensions; and theories of socialization and sex-role development. The text also describes the life-span perspective of creativity and cognitive styles; continuities in childhood and adult moral development revisited; and issues of intergenerational relations as they affect both individual soc
Handbook of theories of aging by Vern L Bengtson( Book )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The long awaited sequel to Birren and Bengtson's landmark text, EMERGENT THEORIES OF AGING has arrived. Dedicated to James E. Birren, this volume continues to explore and expand upon the bases of theory-building and research design in aging. Renowned researchers examine biological, biomedical, psychological, and social science concepts and theories. In addition, this volume contains a new section that explores the potentials for successful interventions by applying theories to gerontological practice, public policy, and mental health and aging. This text is a valuable resource for gerontologis
Longitudinal studies of adult psychological development by K. Warner Schaie( Book )

9 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social structures and aging individuals : continuing challenges by K. Warner Schaie( )

14 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the 20th and final volume in the "Societal Impact on Aging" series. It focuses on what has been learned over the span of the previous volumes regarding the continuing challenges for older persons in a rapidly changing society and tries to forecast
The Course of later life : research and reflections( Book )

7 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Annual review of gerontology and geriatrics
Alternative Names
K. Warner Schaie American gerontologist

K. Warner Schaie Amerikaans psycholoog

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Schaie, K. W. 1928-

Schaie, K. Warner.

Schaie, Klaus W. 1928-

Schaie, Klaus Warner.

Schaie, Klaus Warner 1928-

Schaie, Kurt Warner 1928-

Warner Schaie, K. 1928-

シャイエ, K. ワーナー

Languages
English (359)

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Religious influences on health and well-being in the elderlyEffective health behavior in older adultsMobility and transportation in the elderlySocial structures : demographic changes and the well-being of older personsImpact of technology on successful agingHistorical influences on lives & agingDevelopmental influences on adult intelligence : the Seattle longitudinal studySocial structures, aging, and self-regulation in the elderly