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Meaning in life as an important component of functioning in old age

Meaning in life as an important component of functioning in old age.

The study locates different measures of meaning in life within a multidimensional space of functioning in old age. 55 persons aged 75 and older participated in laboratory tests, a medical examination, and interviews over a 3 year period.

By Sanna Takkinen and Isto Ruoppila, The International Journal of Aging & Human Development. Vol.53(3), 2001, pp. 211-231.

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