1. Describe a time in your life you have experienced ageism (discrimination and prejudice based on age). This could be something that happened to you or something you witnessed happening to someone else. Make sure to include one of the sociological perspectives (structural functional, conflict theory or symbolic interactionism) in your response.
2. What societal changes do you envision for the future with people living longer and so many Americans entering senior adulthood?
3.Describe the changes one may face as they age in terms of career, daily activities and sense of purpose. What can be done to help older American transition into a healthy phase of retirement? Or should one never “fully” retire?