It is important to understand how roles and perspectives have changed over time. The alterations can be an effect caused by societal and economical developments. Understanding the evolution of roles and perspectives provides a clearer picture on how aging may affect you.
Resource: Evolution of Roles and Societal Perspectives on Aging Grading Criteria
Write an opinion-based paper of 750- to 1,050-words in which you discuss aging from the timeline of World War II to the present. Include the following points:
- Changing role of the older adult
- Differences in perspectives on aging
- What you think caused the shift in roles as time progressed