- Author: Richard A. Posner
- Publisher: University of Chicago Press
- ISBN: 0226675688
- Category: Family & Relationships
- Page: 375
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Observing that people change both physically and cognitively as they age, Posner suggests that each of us has, in succession, two separate selves - younger and older - with different abilities, interests, and behaviors, an insight that helps clarify a number of issues concerning the elderly.