Post your initial response to one of the two topics below.
Watch at least 60 minutes of TV, focusing on the depiction of older adults. Analyze and discuss TV programming in the context of at least two of the following:
Portrayal of elderly characters
Conflict in relation to the older population
Aging stereotypes or myths
Cultural diversity in relation to quality of care
Discuss your own philosophy of aging.
When do you think a person becomes elderly?
What do you think of older people?
Are they active, senile, debilitated, etc.?
Provide a description of an elderly person that you know.
As in all assignments, cite your sources in your work and provide references for the citations in APA format.