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Alboher, Marci. The Encore Career Handbook: How to Make a Living and a Difference in the Second Half of Life (Workman Publishing, 2012)

Anderson. Morag (Ed.). bundles of bog cotton (PlaySpace Publications, 2015)

Barnes, Julian. Nothing to be Frightened of (Cape, 2008)

Blair, Pamela D. Getting Older Better (Hampton Roads, 2014)

Butler, R.N. The benefits and challenges of living a long life (Perseus, 2009)

Cohen, Gene D. The Creative Age: Awakening Human Potential in the Second Half of Life (Avon Books, 2000)

Csikszentmihalyi, M. Creativity (HarperCollins, 1996)

Docking, Rachel E. (Ed) & Stock, Jennifer (Ed). International Handbook of Positive Aging (Routledge, 2017)

Eisenberg, N. The Caring Child (Harvard University Press, 1992)

Friedan, Betty. The Fountain of Age (Simon & Schuster, 1993)

Gratton, Lynda. & Scott, Andrew. The 100 Year Life: Living and Working in an Age of Longevity (Bloomsbury, 2016)

Hennezel, Maria de. The warmth of your heart prevents your body from rusting (Pan MacMillan, 2012)

Hillman, James. The Force of Character and the Lasting Life (Random House, 1999)

Hoffman, M.L. Empathy and Moral Development (Cambridge University Press, 2000)

Jones, Ken. Ageing: the Great Adventure – A Buddhist Guide (can be downloaded from www.kenjoneszen.com/buddhism-and-social-engagement/ageing_the_great_adventure)

Lively, Penelope. Ammonites & Leaping Fish: a Life in Time (Penguin, 2013)

Lloyd-Jones, Robin (Ed). Autumn Voices: Scottish writers over 70 talk about creativity in later life (PlaySpace Publications, 2018)

McCrum, Robert. Every Third Thought: On Life Death and the End Game (Picador, 2017)

Millner, Nancy Bost, Creative Aging (Davies-Black, 1998)

Morrow, Nancy & Muir, Ada. Productive Engagement in Later Life (Routledge, 2012)

Nouwen, H. and Gaffney,W. Aging: The Fulfilment of Life (Doubleday, 1990)

Pearson, Helen. The Life Project: The Extraordinary Story of Our Ordinary Lives (Allen Lane, 2016)

Sacks, Oliver. The River of Consciousness (Alfred Knopf, 2017)

Staub, E. In Carlo,E. and Edwards, C. Moral Motivation Through the Life Span

(University of Nebraska Press, 2005)

Thomas,W. A Life Worth Living (Vanderwyk & Burnham, 1996)

United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs. Madrid International Plan of Action on Ageing 2002 (United Nations, 2002)

Vaillant, George E. Aging Well (Little, Brown & Company, 2002)

Wilson, Angus. Late Call (Faber & Faber, 2008)

World Health Organisation. Active ageing. A policy framework (WHO, 2002)