AGE DISCRIMINATION By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 generally adverse and differential behavior toward people due to their age in years. In America, national laws have been ratified which makes such behavior against the law in a number of ways. AGE DISCRIMINATION: "Age discrimination, however advised against and regulated, still occurs frequently in workplaces." Related Psychology Terms ANTISOCIAL SELECTIVE MUTISM SEX DISCRIMINATION BEHAVIORAL SEX THERAPY NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION (NSF) AMERICAN BIRTH CONTROL LEAGUE (ABCL) OBJECTIVE RESPONSIBILITY BEHAVIORAL SELF-CONTROL TRAINING BEHAVIOR MODIFICATION COVERT CONDITIONING Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "AGE DISCRIMINATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/age-discrimination/ (accessed October 15, 2019).