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S. Bureau of the Census, 2009). Some of them thought being single was deficient, as the term old maid implied. However, research now finds that difference (in this case, not marrying) is not necessarily a deficit. When “all kinds of people” include some who avoid marriage and some in same-sex partnerships, we find that some of those people are happy, successful, and accomplished just as they are. This does not mean that everyone unmarried is happy or that all variations are benign, but it does mean that judgments about deviations should be made carefully, based on evidence, not opinion.
TIM GRAHAM / GETTY IMAGES Preface xxix Keep Smiling Good humor seems to be a cause of longevity, and vice versa. This is as true among the elderly in nations where few reach old age as it is in countries where the aged outnumber the young. Photographs, Tables, and Graphs That Are Integral to the Text Students learn a great deal from this book’s illustrations because Worth Publishers encourages authors to choose the photographs, tables, and graphs and to write captions that extend the content. Appendix A furthers this process by presenting numerous charts and tables that contain detailed data for further study.
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