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Lawton, M. Powell (Mortimer Powell) 1923-2001

Overview
Works: 119 works in 309 publications in 1 language and 16,315 library holdings
Genres: Longitudinal studies  Conference papers and proceedings  Methods (Music) 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Publisher
Classifications: HQ1061, 363.59
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by M. Powell Lawton
The psychology of adult development and aging by American Psychological Association( Book )

16 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains a series of papers covering the major areas of the psychology of aging. The papers are organized into five categories: (a) foundations of gerontology, (b) clinical psychology, (c) experimental psychology, (d) developmental aspects of aging, and (e) social aspects of aging. The purpose of the book is to serve as a sourcebook for academic and research workers in the field. This volume represents the state of psychological knowledge and the key issues in the psychology of aging at the close of 1971. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2004 APA, all rights reserved)
Elderly people and the environment by Irwin Altman( Book )

9 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Community planning for an aging society : designing services and facilities by M. Powell Lawton( Book )

11 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Planning and managing housing for the elderly by M. Powell Lawton( Book )

6 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Housing an aging society : issues, alternatives, and policy( Book )

5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Environment and aging by M. Powell Lawton( Book )

15 editions published between 1980 and 1986 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Special research methods for gerontology( Book )

9 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The many dimensions of aging( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dedicated to M. Powell Lawton and his continuing work in the field of gerontology, this book contains a selection of essays by persons who have worked with him or with his ideas over the last few decades. Each contributor's essay addresses some aspect of Dr. Lawton's contributions to the field. Authored by experts in gerontology, the chapters address the latest research findings and their implications for understanding and helping the elderly. This volume provides a broad overview of advances in the field for researchers, professionals, and graduate students."--Jacket
Aging and the environment : theoretical approaches( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Community housing choices for older Americans by M. Powell Lawton( Book )

6 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focus on the end of life : scientific and social issues( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focus on emotion and adult development( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 1998 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focus on interventions research with older adults( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focus on kinship, aging, and social change( Book )

5 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focus on assessment techniques by M. Powell Lawton( Book )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Varieties of aging by George L Maddox( Book )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annual review of gerontology and geriatrics( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this timely volume, prestigious contributors incorporate new knowledge from general psychology into a more comprehensive and accessible view of emotion in adult development and aging. The first chapter sets the stage by providing an overview of emotion
Annual review of gerontology and geriatrics( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Annual review of gerontology and geriatrics : Varieties of aging. Vol. 8 by George L Maddox( Book )

6 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Annual review of gerontology and geriatrics( )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Elderly people and the environment
Alternative Names
Lawton, M. P.

Lawton, M. P. 1923-2001

Lawton, M. Powell 1923-2001

Lawton, Mortimer P.

Lawton, Mortimer Powell.

Lawton, Mortimer Powell 1923-

Lawton, Mortimer Powell 1923-2001

Powell Lawton, Mortimer 1923-

Languages
English (136)

Covers
Special research methods for gerontologyThe many dimensions of agingFocus on the end of life : scientific and social issuesFocus on emotion and adult developmentFocus on interventions research with older adultsFocus on kinship, aging, and social changeFocus on assessment techniquesAnnual review of gerontology and geriatrics