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Triumphs of Experience

The Men of the Harvard Grant Study

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$17.95 • £14.95 • €16.00

ISBN 9780674503816

Publication: May 2015

Academic Trade

480 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

5 figures

Belknap Press

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  • Cast of Protagonists
  • 1. Maturation Makes Liars of Us All
  • 2. The Proof of the Pudding: To Flourish for the Next Sixty Years
  • 3. A Short History of the Grant Study
  • 4. How Childhood and Adolescence Affect Old Age
  • 5. Maturation
  • 6. Marriage
  • 7. Living to Ninety
  • 8. Resilience and Unconscious Coping
  • 9. Alcoholism
  • 10. Surprising Findings
  • 11. Summing Up
  • Appendixes
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index