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Journal of Aging Research
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 701232, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.4061/2011/701232
Research Article

Why Are Native Hawaiians Underrepresented in Hawai‘i's Older Adult Population? Exploring Social and Behavioral Factors of Longevity

1Myron B. Thompson School of Social Work, University of Hawai‘i, 1800 East-West Road, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
2Office of Public Health Studies, University of Hawai‘i, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
3Myron B. Thompson School of Social Work and Center on Aging, University of Hawai‘i, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA

Received 31 March 2011; Accepted 1 July 2011

Academic Editor: Peter Martin

Copyright © 2011 Lana Sue Ka‘opua et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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