Title

Research in Geriatric Psychophysiology

Document Type

Book Chapter

Publication Date

1987

Abstract

  • focus on what psychophysiology is able to say about the psychological aging of the individual, as distinguished . . . from biological and social aging
  • nature of cognitive changes with age
  • cognitive abnormalities [that] develop in association with common psychiatric and neurological disorders in old age
  • attempt to understand the locus of the pervasive cognitive slowing that comes with advanced age
  • exemplifies how psychophysiological measures can help dissect complex cognitive processes
  • brain-wave measures / event-related brain potentials

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Citation / Publisher Attribution

Research in Geriatric Psychophysiology, In K. W. Schaie (Ed.), Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics V. 7, Springer, p. 1-27

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