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Someday All This Will Be Yours

A History of Inheritance and Old Age

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$35.50 • £28.95 • €32.00

ISBN 9780674046887

Publication Date: 01/15/2012

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368 pages

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

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  • Introduction: Over the Hill
  • Part One: Planning for Old Age
  • 1. Of Helplessness and Power
  • 2. The Work of Promises
  • 3. Keeping Them Close
  • 4. Things Fall Apart
  • Part Two: Death and Lawyers
  • 5. A Life Transformed
  • 6. Compensations for Care
  • 7. Paid Work
  • Epilogue
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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