W6 Baby Boomers in Older Adulthood The largest segment of the U.S. population, the “baby boomers,” are moving into older adulthood.  The advertising and

W6 Baby Boomers in Older Adulthood

The largest segment of the U.S. population, the “baby boomers,” are moving into older adulthood.  The advertising and marketing industries study this age cohort, and it has been increasing in visibility in primetime television, print ads, and in digital advertising, pop-ups, and internet solicitation.
Find at least 4 images or video clips of advertising or other popular media that illustrate this point. Use a caption for each piece of media to explain the advertisements mirror the specific physical and cognitive changes in development referred to in our readings and resources this week. Your captions should combine for a total of no fewer than 500 words.

Use at least 2 resources (other than the images or clips) to support the claims you are making. Cite these using APA formatting. Your references need to relate to concepts learned about middle adulthood and must be scholarly/academic in nature. Use of .com websites is not appropriate. Please use references other than those included in our Lessons to extend your research and knowledge. 

Possible points

Student points

Your provided at least 4 images or clips with captions.

20

Your captions combined were at least 500 words long.

20

You demonstrated a clear understanding of the issues facing middle adults.

40

You supported your work with at least 2 appropriate references, cited in APA formatting

10

Your work was free of spelling and grammar errors.

10

100

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