Reading Assignment 4


List two of the effects mentioned in the article "Stereotype embodiment..." of internalizing age-related stereotypes by the elderly.

 

 

 

 

What might be a positive age-related stereotype the article refers to, and what effect might it have on health or functioning?

 

 

 

 

Use one research finding from the article to explain what the author means by saying that "the aging process is, in part, a social construct."