A small but growing body of research finds differences in perceptions of older women and men (Barrett & Von Rohr, 2008; Chonody, 2016; Chrisler et al., 2016). Both older men and women had increased physical activity when having contact with not-close partners, but this link was stronger for men. Martin, J.M. Tasks included comprehension of everyday printed materials, a social dilemma task, and an errand-planning task. Life-span perspectives, Dimensionality of everyday problem solving in older adults. attitudes, behaviors, and values in college, Gender and social comparison effects in computer-based problem solving, Politics or science? Thus, the objective of the present study was to examine gender differences in the association between muscular strength and mortality in a prospective population … Decision Editor: Fredric D. Wolinsky, PhD THE national consumption of medical services by older adults is an important public policy issue. Schaie, K.W. Gender differences in older adults with chronic migraine in Turkey. Using the 2009 Social Isolation, Health, and Lifestyles Survey, we analysed the data of a nationally representative sample of community-dwelling older adults in Singapore aged 60 years and older (n = 4316). choosing to work alone or in groups, Magnitude of sex differences in spatial abilities: A meta-analysis and relations. A “map-present” directiongiving paradigm, Gender differences in interaction style and influence, Reflected self-appraisals: Strength and structure of the relation of Collaborative cognition research has demonstrated that social partners can positively impact individuals’ thinking and problem-solving performance. Women reported more frequently two or three IS, whereas men reported more often only one IS. Department of Psychiatry, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea. Lang, F.R. , , of Human Development and Family Studies, Gender difference in spatial ability in old age: Longitudinal and Methods Interviews were conducted with adults aged 50 years and older ( N = 1834) at senior … The question of gender sameness/difference, Gender and relationships: A developmental account, Selective optimization with compensation: In summary, we found no clear evidence for a general relationship between episodic memory and delay discounting in older-aged adults. Walking interventions for all older adults should include enhancement of self-efficacy, but gender differences may exist in the types of self-efficacy on which to focus. Specifically, older wome… Search for other works by this author on: © The Author(s) 2019. Seungwon Lee. The interaction of age and gender had a significant impact on the perception of younger and older adults. Sungwon Lee. (1999). Maxwell, S.E. Lahar, C.J. Thank you for submitting a comment on this article. Objectives: To examine gender and age differences in levels, types and locations of physical activity. Is the gender difference in mental rotation disappearing? Login failed. intervention findings, Meta-analytic review of sex differences in group performance, Sex differences in interaction style as a product of perceived sex However, studies evaluating the gender-specific association between muscularity and mortality among older adults are lacking. Messer, D. The dietary patterns for men were coffee, fat, and sweets, prudent, whole grains and legumes, and traditional patterns, whereas women had a Western pattern instead of the traditional pattern. Reevy and Maslach (2001) reported that gender was significantly related to social support; however, results about gender differences in social support functions reveal controversy. Research in adulthood and aging has been less clear about dyadic effects, such as partner gender, on collaborative cognition. 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Levenson, R.W. , Both older men and women had increased physical activity when having contact with not-close partners, but this link was stronger for men. and gender on cognitive performance of normal healthy older people, Influence of adult and peer collaborators on children’s planning skills, Children’s guided participation in planning imaginary errands prevention of cognitive declines. mothers’ and children’s ability perceptions, ACTIVE: A cognitive intervention trial to promote , , task complexity, Collaboration and memory: Effects of dyadic retrieval on different memory tasks, A life-span view of women’s social Eun Lee. Stereotypes about older adults can be positive or negative, however, older men are more likely to benefit from positive aging stereotypes, such as being stereotyped as a wise elder (Barrett & Von Rohr, 2008). To generate a Sharing link Kurzman, D., & Dixon, R.A. (, Gould,,. 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