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Unformatted text preview: glamorous and they challenge negative stereotypes. The anti-aging trend excludes poor older people who cant afford the cost of anti-aging medicines and treatments. Older people appear to live in a paradise of mature adulthood Intergenerational Programs Social contact between older and younger people can reduce stereotyping. Studies of education programs show that positive attitudes arise from balanced contact and guided reflection Legislation and Social Action Education can help reduce ageism. But discrimination can also be fought directly through legislation Age-irrelevant society, a society that judges people by who they are and what they can do, rather than by their ages....
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- Spring '11