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We thank Stephen for putting together this extensive list of
BOOMER TRENDS AND DEMOGRAPHICS
Gravett, Linda, and Throckmorton, Robin, Bridging the Generation Gap, Franklin Lakes, New
Jersey: The Career Press, 2007.
Harris, Leslie M., and Edelman, Michelle, After Sixty: Marketing to Baby Boomers Reaching Their
Big Transition Years, Paramount Market Publishing, Inc., 2006.
HSBC, The Future of Retirement: The New Old Age- A Gender Perspective, 2007.
Lancaster, Lynne and Stillman, David, When Generations Collide, New York: Harper Business,
Myers, Dowell, Immigrants and Boomers: Forging a New Social Contract for the Future of America,
Russell Sage Foundation, 2007. http://www-rcf.usc.edu/~dowell/
Rosenthal, Jack, “On Language: Wellderly,” New York Times Magazine, July 22, 2007.
Roszak, Theodore, America the Wise: The Longevity Revolution and the True Wealth of Nations,
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1998.
Steinhorn, Leonard, The Greater Generation: In Defense of the Baby Boom Legacy, New York: St.
Martin's Griffin, 2007.
Smith, J. Walker, and Clurman, A, Generation Ageless, New York: Collins, 2007.
Thornhill, Matt, and Martin, John, The Boomer Consumer: Ten New Rules for Marketing to
Americas Largest, Wealthiest and Most Influential Group. 2007.
Wolfe, David and Snyder, Robert, Ageless Marketing, Chicago: Dearborn Trade Publishing, 2003.
AGING AND HEALTH
Achenbaum, W. Andrew, Older Americans, Vital Communities: A Bold Vision for Societal Aging.
The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2005.
Administration on Aging, A Profile of Older Americans: 2004. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of
Health and Human Services, 2004.
Butler, Robert N., Why Survive: Being Old in America. Harper & Row, 1975.
Bortz, Walter A. and Tennant, Richard, Living Longer for Dummies. Hungry Minds, Inc, 2001.
Bortz, Walter A., Dare to Be 100: 99 Steps to a Long, Healthy Life. Fireside, 1996.
Bortz, Walter A., We Live Too Short and Die Too Long: How to Achieve and Enjoy Your Natural
100- Year-Plus Life Span, Select Books, 2007.
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Carter, Jimmy, The Virtues of Aging. Ballantine Books, 1998.
Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Report on Health and Aging, 2007.
Cohen, Gene. The Mature Mind: The Positive Power of the Aging Brain, New York: Basic Books,
Coles, Robert with photographs by Alex Harris and Thomas Roma, Old and on Their Own, a
Doubletake Book, Center for Documentary Studies in association with W. W. Norton & Company,
Crowley, Chris and Lodge, Henry, Younger Next Year, New York: Workman Publishing, 2004.
Hobbs, Frank B. and Bonnie L. Damon, 65+ in the United States. U.S. Census Bureau, P23-190
Current Population Reports: Special Studies, 1996.
Frumkin H., Frank L., Jackson RJ, Urban Sprawl and Public Health: Designing, Planning, and
Building for Healthy Communities. Island Press, 2004.
Jackson, Richard, Urban Sprawl and Public Health: Designing, Planning, and Building for Healthy
Communities. Washington DC: Island Press, 2004.
Kashi, Ed, Julie Winokur, and Doris Roberts, Aging in America: The Years Ahead. PowerHouse
Morrow-Howell, Nancy, Hinterlong, James, and Sherraden, Michael, Productive Aging, Baltimore:
Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006.
Nussbaum, Paul, Your Brain Health Lifestyle: A Proactive Program to Preserve your Life Story.
Word Association Publishing (800-827-7903), 2007.
Nussbaum, Paul, Brain Health and Wellness. Word Association Publishing (800- 827-7903), 2003.
Pipher, Mary, Another Country: Navigating the Emotional Terrain of Our Elders. Riverhead Books,
Rowe, John W., and Robert Louis Kahn, Successful Aging. Delacorte Press, 1999.
Snowden, David, Aging With Grace: What the Nun Study Teaches Us About Leading Longer,
Healthier, and More Meaningful Lives. Bantam, 2002.
Thomas, William H., What Are Old People for? How Elders Will Save the World. Acton, MA:
VanderWyk and Burnham, 2004.
Vaillant, George E., Aging Well: Surprising Guideposts to a Happier Life from the Landmark
Harvard Study of Adult Development. Boston: Little Brown and Company, 2002.
BOOMERS AND PUBLIC LIBRARIES
Dempsey, Beth, “What Boomers Want: They’re changing old age and library service with it.”
Library Journal, 2007, July 15.
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Schull, Diantha. “The Civic Library: A Model for 21st Century Participation.” Advances in
Librarianship, 28, 55-81, 2004.
Libraries for the Future and Civic Ventures, Connecticut Coming of Age Forum Report, November
Zeisel, William, Designs for Change: Libraries and Productive Aging. Report from the ALC/IMLS
2005 Library Leaders Forum.
CIVIC ENGAGEMENT AND PUBLIC SERVICE
AARP, Multicultural Study 2003. Time and Money: An In-Depth Look at 45+ Volunteers and
Donors. AARP, October, 2003.
AlterNet, Will Grassroots Nonprofits Survive When Boomers Retire?, 2007.
American Society on Aging, Civic Engagement in Later Life, Generations Journal, Winter 2006-07.
Blaustein, Arthur I., Make a Difference: Your Guide to Volunteering and Community Service.
Heydey Books, 2002.
Bornstein, David, How to Change the World: Social Entrepreneurs and the Power of New Ideas.
Oxford University Press, 2004.
Brinckerhoff, Peter C., Generations: The Challenge of a Lifetime for Your Nonprofit, Fieldstone
Bronfenbrenner, Urie, The State of Americans. Allyn & Bacon, 1998.
California Volunteers, Office of the Governor, California’s Aging Opportunity: Building a Legacy of
Good Works by Older Californians, 2007.
Civic Ventures, Blueprint for the Next Chapter, 2005.
Collins, Jim. Good to Great and the Social Sectors: A Monograph to Accompany Good to Great,
New York: HarperCollins, 2005.
CompassPoint and The Meyer Foundation, Daring to Lead 2006: A National Study of Nonprofit
Executive Leadership, 2006.
Conference Board, Boomers Are Ready for Nonprofits But Are Nonprofits Ready for Them? July,
Corporation for National and Community Service, Keeping Baby Boomers Volunteering, 2007.
Cullinane, Patrick, “Late-life Civic Engagement Enhances Health for Individuals and
Communities.” The Journal on Active Aging, 2006, November/December, 66-72.
Fitzgerald, Frances, Cities on a Hill: A Journey Through Contemporary American Cultures. Simon
and Schuster, 1986.
Freedman, Marc, Prime Time: How Baby Boomers Will Reinvent Retirement and Revolutionize
America. Public Affairs, 1999.
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Gardner, John W., No Easy Victories. Harper and Row, 1968.
Gardner, John W., Self-Renewal. Norton, 1964.
Gassner Otting, Laura, Transitioning to the Nonprofit Sector, New York: Kaplan Publishing, 2007.
Havens, John and McNamara, Tay, “Civic Engagement: Volunteering Dynamics and Flexible Work
Options.” The Center on Aging and Work at Boston College. Issue Brief, 2007, May.
Idealist.org/ Action Without Borders, The Idealist Guide to Nonprofit Careers, 2007.
Independent Sector, Experience at Work: Volunteering and Giving Among Americans 50 and Over.
Washington, DC, 2003.
John Hopkins University Center for Civil Society Studies, The Nonprofit Workforce Crisis: Real or
Keeter, Scott, Cliff Zukin, Molly Andolina and Krista Jenkins, The Civic and Political Health of the
Nation: A Generational Portrait. The Center for Information and Research on Civic Learning and
Engagement (CIRCLE), University of Maryland, 2002.
Magee, Marc, Boomer Corps: Activating Seniors for National Service. Progressive Policy Institute,
MetLife Foundation/ Harvard School of Public Health, Reinventing Aging: Baby Boomers and Civic
Michigan State University Extension, The Costs and Benefits of Volunteers, 2004.
National Council on Aging, Respectability initiative, “Guiding Principles in 55+ Civic
National Council on Aging, Respectability initiative, “Organizational Barriers to Adult 55+
Novelli, Bill, 50+: Igniting a Revolution to Reinvent America, New York: St. Martin's Press, 2006.
Perry, Suzanne, “Nonprofit Groups Lag in Recruiting Older Workers, Report Says.” The Chronicle
on Philanthropy, 2007, June 14.
Putnam, Robert and Lewis Feldstein, Better Together: Restoring the American Community. Simon
and Schuster, 2003.
Putnam, Robert D., Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community. Simon &
Rose Community Foundation, Boomers Leading Change, 2007.
Roszak, Theodore, The Longevity Revolution: As Boomers Become Elders. Berkeley Hills Books,
Tierney, Thomas, The Leadership Deficit, Stanford Social Innovation Review, 2006.
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Trautman, Steve, Teach What You Know, New York: Prentice Hall, 2007.
VolunteerMatch, Great Expectations: Boomers and the Future of Volunteering, 2007.
WORK AND RETIREMENT
AARP, Oregon Poll of Employers in the State on Age 50+ Employees, 2007.
AARP, Staying Ahead of the Curve 2003: The AARP Working in Retirement Study, 2003.
AARP, The Business Case for Workers 50+, 2005.
AARP, Update on the Aged 55+ Worker, 2005.
Annie Casey Foundation, Up Next: Generation Change and the Leadership of Nonprofit
Bobrow Burns, Jennifer, Career Opportunities in the Nonprofit Sector, New York: Checkmark
Bolles, Richard and Nelson, John, What Color is Your Parchute? For Retirement, Berkeley: Ten
Speed Press, 2007.
Byham, William, 70: The New 50, Bridgeville, Pennsylvania: DDI Press, 2007.
Civic Ventures, Metlife Foundation/Civic Ventures New Face of Work study, San Francisco: Civic
The Conference Board, Gray Skies, Silver Linings: How Companies are Forecasting, Managing, and
Recruiting a Mature Workforce, 2007.
The Conference Board, Strategic Workforce Planning: Forecasting Human Capital Needs to Execute
Business Strategy, 2006.
Costa, Dora L., The Evolution of Retirement: An American Economic History, 1880-1990.
University of Chicago Press, 1998.
Critchley, Robert, Rewired, Rehired, or Retired, San Francisco: Jossey-Bass/ Pfeiffer, 2002.
Dilenschneider, Robert, 50 Plus!, New York: Citadel Press Books, 2002.
Dychtwald, Ken, Erikson, Tamara and Morison, Robert, Workforce Crisis: How to Beat the Coming
Shortage of Skills And Talent, Boston: Harvard Business School Press, 2006.
Ekerdt, David, The Busy Ethic: Moral Continuity Between Work and Retirement, Gerontologist,
v26 n3, 239-244, June 1986.
Englert, Jonathan, The Collar, Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2006.
Erickson, Tamara, Retire Retirement, Boston: Harvard Business Press, 2008.
Ernst & Young, 2007 Aging U.S. Workforce Survey: Challenges and Responses, 2007.
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Fein, Richard, The Baby Boomer's Guide to the New Workplace, Lanham, MD: Taylor Trade
Freedman, Marc, Encore: Finding Work That Matters in the Second Half of Life, Public Affairs,
Freudenheim, Ellen, Looking Forward: An Optimist's Guide to Retirement. Stewart, Tabori &
Goldberg, Beverly, Age Works, New York: The Free Press, 2000.
Graebner, William, A History of Retirement in America: The Meaning and Function of an American
Institution 1885-1978. Yale University Press, 1980.
Haber, Carol and Brian Gratton, Old Age and the Search for Security: An American Social History.
Indiana University Press, 1994.
IBM and American Society for Training and Development, Closing the Generational Divide: Shifting
Workforce Demographics and the Learning Function, 2006.
Manpower, The New Agenda for an Older Workforce, 2007.
MetLife Mature Market Institute, Living Longer, Working Longer: The Changing Landscape of the
Aging Workforce- A MetLife Study, 2006.
Moen, Phyllis, William Erickson, Madhurima Agarwal, Vivian Fields and Laurie Todd, The Cornell
Retirement and Well-Being Study. Bronfenbrenner Life Course Center, Cornell Gerontology
Research Institute, 2000.
Moen, Phyllis, “Midcourse: Reconfiguring Careers and Community Service for a New Life Stage.”
Contemporary Gerontology, 9(3), 2003, 87-94.
Moen, Phyllis and Patricia Roehling, The Career Mystique: Cracks in the American Dream.
Rowman & Littlefield, 2005.
Muirhead, Russell, Just Work, Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2007.
National Institute On Aging, The Health and Retirement Study: Growing Older in America, 2007.
Pink, Daniel, Free Agent Nation: The Future of Working for Yourself, New York: Warner Business
Ristau, Stephen. Career Transition Service Leadership Feasibility Study, Leadership Greater
Hartford, Inc. 2003.
RoperASW, Staying Ahead of the Curve 2003: The AARP Working in Retirement Study. AARP,
Roper Starch Worldwide Inc., Baby Boomers Envision Their Retirement: An AARP Segmentation
Analysis. AARP, February 1999.
Terkel, Studs, Working: People Talk About What They Do All Day and How They Feel About What
They Do, New York: New Press, 1997.
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U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Working in the 21st Century.
CREATIVITY, SPIRITUALITY, AND LIFELONG LEARNING
Autry, James, The Spirit of Retirement, Roseville, California: Prima Publishing, 2002.
Arrien, Angeles, The Four Way Fold: Walking the Paths of the Warrior, Teacher, Healer, and
Visionary. Harper Collins.
Arrien, Angeles, The Second Half of Life: Opening the Eight Gates of Wisdom, Sounds True, Inc.,
Bateson, Mary Catherine. In Search of Active Wisdom (in progress).
Cohen Gene, The Creative Age: Awakening Human Potential in the Second Half of Life. Quill,
Fox, Matthew, The Reinvention of Work, San Francisco: HarperCollins Publishers, 1994.
Gardner, Howard, Csikszentmihalyi, Mihaly, and Damon, William, Good Work, New York: Basic
Henderson, Sallirae, A Life Complete, New York: Scribner, 2000.
Koenig, Harold, Purpose and Power in Retirement, Philadelphia: Templeton Foundation Press, 2002.
Jones, Terry, The Elder Within, Wilsonville, Oregon: BookPartners, Inc., 2001.
Moody, H.R., and Carroll, David, The Five Stages of the Soul, Doubleday, 1997.
Manheimer, Ronald J., “The Older Learner’s Journey to an Ageless Society: Lifelong Learning on
the Brink of Crisis.” Journal of Transformative Education, July 2005, 3(2), 198-220.
Nash, Laura and Stevenson, Howard, Just Enough, Hoboken, New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.,
O’Toole, James, Creating the Good Life, Rodale, 2005.
Rich, Phil, Madway Sampson, Dorothy, and Fetherling, Dale, The Healing Journey, New York: John
Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2000.
Schachter- Shalomi, Zalman, From Aging to Sage-ing, New York: Warner Books, 1995.
Whyte, David, Crossing the Unknown Sea: Work as a Pilgrimage of Identity, Riverhead Books,
BOOMERS IN TRANSITION- EXPLORING YOUR NEXT CHAPTER
Anthony, Mitch, The New Retirementality, Chicago: Dearborn Trade, 2001.
Behr, Timothy G., Retro Boomers: A Lifestyle Transition Guide for Baby Boomers. Behr Publishing,
Bernstein, Alan and Trauth, John, Your Retirement Your Way, New York: McGraw Hill, 2007.
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Bridges, William, Creating You & Co., Reading, Massachusetts: Addison- Wesley, 1997.
Bronfman, Edgar, The Third Act, New York: G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 2002.
Bronson, Po, What Should I Do with My Life?: The True Story of People Who Answered the
Ultimate Question, New York: Ballantine Books, 2005.
Buford, Bob, Halftime: Changing Your Game Plan from Success to Significance, Grand Rapids, MI:
Buford, Bob, Finishing Well, Brentwood, Tennessee: Integrity Publishers, 2004.
Cullinane, Jan and Fitzgerald, Cathy, The New Retirement, Rodale, 2004.
Cantor, Dorothy and Andrea Thompson, What Do You Want to Do When You Grow Up? Starting
the Next Chapter of Your Life. Little, Brown, 2002.
Civic Ventures, The Life Planning Toolkit, 2004.
Corbett, David and Higgins, Richard, Portfolio Life: The New Path to Work, Purpose, and Passion
After 50, San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 2006.
Davidson, Sara, Leap!: What Will We Do with the Rest of Our Lives?, New York: Random House,
Dychtwald, Ken and Kadlec, Daniel, The Power Years: A User's Guide to the Rest of Your Life,
Indianapolis: Wiley, 2006.
Dychtwald, Maddie, Cycles: How We Will Live, Work, and Buy, New York: Free Press, 2003.
Eisenberg, Lee, The Number: A Completely Different Way to Think About the Rest of Your Life,
New York: Free Press, 2006.
Everett, Melissa, Making a Living While Making a Difference. New Society Publishers, 1999.
Freudenheim, Ellen, Looking Forward, New York: Stewart, Tabori, and Chang, 2004.
Gambone, James, Refirement, Minneapolis: Kirk House Publishers, 2000.
Hamilton, Leslie and Robert Tragert, Arco 100 Best Nonprofits to Work for. Arco Books, 2000.
Hudson, Frederic M., and Pamela D. McLean, Life Launch: A Passionate Guide to the Rest of Your
Life, Hudson, 2000.
Ibarra, Herminia, Working Identity: Unconventional Strategies for Reinventing Your Career,
Boston: Harvard Business School Press, 2004.
Leider, Richard and Shapiro, David, Claiming Your Place at the Fire: Living the Second Half of
Your Life on Purpose, San Francisco: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, 2004.
Goldman, Connie and Mahler, Richard, Secrets of Becoming a Late Bloomer, Center City,
Minnesota: Hazelton, 1995.
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Greene, Kelly and Ruffenach, Glenn, The Wall Street Journal Complete Retirement Guidebook: How
to Plan It, Live It and Enjoy It, New York: Three Rivers Press, 2007.
Hankin, Harriet, The New Workforce, New York: AMACOM, 2005.
Ibarra, Hermina, Working Identity: Unconventional Strategies for Reinventing Your Career.
Harvard Business School Press, 2003.
King, Richard M., From Making a Profit to Making a Difference: How to Launch Your New Career
in Nonprofits. Planning/Communications, 2000.
Laslett, Peter, A Fresh Map of Life. Harvard University Press, 1991.
Levine, Suzanne Braun, Inventing the Rest of Our Lives: Women in Second Adulthood. Viking,
Lowell, Stephanie, The Harvard Business School Guide to Careers in the Nonprofit Sector. Harvard
Business School Press, 2000.
Otting, Laura, Gassner, Change Your Career: Transitioning to the Nonprofit Sector, New York:
Kaplan Publishing, 2007.
Sadler, William A., The Third Age: Six Principles for Personal Growth and Rejuvenation after
Forty. Perseus Publishing, 2001.
Sadler, William A., “Changing Life Options: Uncovering the Riches of the Third Age.” The LLI
Review, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, 2006.
Sadler, William A. and Krefft, James, Changing Course: Navigating Life After 50, Centennial,
Colorado: The Center for Third Age Press, 2007.
Schachter-Shalomi, Salman and Ronald S. Miller, From Age-ing to Sage-ing. Warner Books, 1995.
Schlossberg, Nancy K., Retire Smart, Retire Happy: Finding Your True Path. APA Books, 2003.
Sedlar, Jeri and Miners, Rick, Don't Retire, REWIRE. Alpha Books, 2002.
Slesinger, Larry, Search: Winning Strategies to Get Your Next Job in the Nonprofit World. Piemonte
Stone, Marika and Howard, Too Young to Retire: 101 Ways to Start the Rest of Your Life. Plume
Trafford, Abigail, My Time: Making the Most of the Rest of Your Life. Basic Books, 2003.
Zelinski, Ernie, How to Retire Happy, Wild, and Free, Berkeley: Ten Speed Press, 2004.
Fagan, Mark, Retirement Development: A How to Guidebook, Center for Economic Development,
Jacksonville State University, 2002.
Equal Access Libraries, Assets and Needs Assessment Tools.
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W.K. Kellogg Foundation, Community Partnership Toolkit.
Kretzmann, Jody, and Rans, Susan, The Engaged Library: Chicago Stories of Community Building.
Urban Libraries Council, 2005.
Krile, James, Community Leadership Handbook: Framing Ideas, Building Relationships and
Mobilizing Resources, Fieldstone Alliance.
Lucas, Carol and Hoskins, Linda, Fieldstone Alliance Nonprofit Guide to Conducting Community
Forums: Engaging Citizens, Mobilizing Communities, Fieldstone Alliance.
MetLife Foundation, A Blueprint for Action: Developing a Livable Community for All Ages, 2007.
Wilder Research Center, Community Building: What Makes it Work: A Review of Factors
Influencing Successful Community Building, Fieldstone Alliance.