Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper on the field of gerontology in which you:

  • Describe the study and field of gerontology.
  • Identify the different disciplines involved in the field of gerontology.
  • Discuss how Baby Boomers will influence our views about aging.
  • Identify major myths and stereotypes associated with aging.
  • Discuss how living in an age-irrelevant society would impact the concept of optimistic aging.

Include References – at least 2 peer-reviewed, scholarly, or similar sources to support your findings.

Format your paper according to APA guidelines. 


Gerontology Paper