Egocentricity is characteristically human. It is natural for our prime in- terest to be ourselves and for one of our major concerns to be what affects us personally. Aging and death - universal and inevitable- have always been of compelling concern. Mystical explanations were invented when scientific answers were lacking. and gross physiologi- As scientific knowledge developed, anatomy cal processes were explained, and the roles of the endocrine glands were revealed. Since the sex hormones obviously lose some of their ...

The Biology of Aging 2013, Springer-Verlag New York Inc., New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781461339960


The Biology of Aging 1978, Springer, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780306311390

1978 edition