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Unformatted text preview: more.At the same time they do offer an attractive target for purse snatchers and pickpockets on the street. Many minority older people live in high-crime neighborhoods and have more exposure to criminals. Slamming switches a persons phone to another provider without the owners permission. Cramming occurs when a person gets charged for phone services that he or she never ordered. Page 12 People with good incomes,married couples,people with a secure pension,and healthy people report some of the greatest life satisfaction in later life. Research shows that stereotypes exist because of ignorance about later life and the fear of aging.Even positive stereotypes can lead to prejudice and discrimination against older people. Page 13 The mass media have begun to present more varied images of older people....
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