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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2020.9(12): 3116-3121
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2020.912.370


A Study on Young Adult’s Perception about Retired Professional’s Wisdom
Swarupa Rani* and M. Sarada Devi
Department of HDFS, C. H. Sc, Hyderabad, Telangana, India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

The objective of the study is to find out the yyoung adult’s perception about using the retired    professional’s wisdom.  The current article reflects the differences in perceptions of young adults in using the wisdom of retirees from the professions based on gender and profession. A total of 120 young adults (60 men and 60 women) from the age group of 26 years to 40 years working in selected categories of occupations (Teaching, research, administration, lawyers and doctors) were purposively select to study their perception towards retired professionals’ wisdom. A questionnaire was developed by the investigator to study the perceptions. The results of the study indicated that, more than half of the sample felt positive and one third of them were unable to decide about the wisdom among retired professionals. In utilizing the wisdom of retired professionals, nearly two third of the sample had positive views and more than one fourth of the subjects had neutral views in utilizing the wisdom of retired professionals. Hence it was found from the study that youngsters believed that retired professionals wisdom was considered to be beneficial to the people and society.


Keywords: Wisdom, Older adults, Senior citizens, Younger adults
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Swarupa Rani, G. and Sarada Devi, M. 2020. A Study on Young Adult’s Perception about Retired Professional’s Wisdom.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 9(12): 3116-3121. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2020.912.370