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  1. Fundamentals of Feminist Gerontology

    By J Dianne Garner

    Explore feminist ideals and advocacy for aging women in health care, home life, work, and retirement! Fundamentals of Feminist Gerontology strives to increase women’s self-esteem and their overall quality of life by encouraging education and by putting a stop to age, sex, and race discrimination....

    Published September 15th 1999 by Routledge

  2. Elder Abuse and Neglect in Residential Settings

    Different National Backgrounds and Similar Responses

    By Frank Glendennina, Paul Kingston

    Elder Abuse and Neglect in Residential Settings: Different National Backgrounds and Similar Responses contains insights and examples from other countries where elder abuse and neglect have been recognized as an issue requiring social policy attention. Nursing home employees as well as professionals...

    Published June 10th 1999 by Routledge

  3. Working and Caring for the Elderly

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Viola Lechner, Margaret Neal

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 1st 1999 by Routledge

  4. Longtime Companions

    Autobiographies of Gay Male Fidelity

    By John Dececco, Phd, Alfred Lees, Ronald Nelson

    Longtime Companions: Autobiographies of Gay Male Fidelity provides a sophisticated alternative to “anything goes” gay literature. Challenging the stereotype that gay men are incapable of lasting and successful relationships, 15 long-term gay couples share slices of their own lives to...

    Published May 5th 1999 by Routledge

  5. Dementia in Close-Up

    By Bere Miesen

    Dementia in Close-Up is a clear and practical guide to dementia and the world of the dementia sufferer.Bere Miesen assumes no medical or specialist knowledge and uses first hand accounts and real-life examples to examiners on patterns of behaviour and responses of sufferers and their carers. He...

    Published November 5th 1998 by Routledge

  6. Television in the Nursing Home

    A Case Study of the Media Consumption Routines and Strategies of Nursing Home Residents

    By Wendy J Hajjar

    Television in the Nursing Home: A Case Study of the Media Consumption Routines and Strategies of Nursing Home Residents is a three-stage ethnographic study of media use by the elderly in long-term care facilities. This research concludes that watching television is the most prevalent and pervasive...

    Published June 22nd 1998 by Routledge

  7. Mental Health Practice in Geriatric Health Care Settings

    By T.L. Brink, Peter A Lichtenberg

    Mental Health Practice in Geriatric Health Care Settings emphasizes the major research and clinical findings realized in five years of research on mental health issues in older urban medical patients, many of whom represent minority groups. Chapters cover the high comorbidity of health and mental...

    Published December 29th 1997 by Routledge

  8. Care-Giving In Dementia

    Volume 2

    Edited by Gemma Jones, Bere Miesen

    Care-giving in dementia is a new speciality with its own rapidly growing body of knowledge. This second volume of contributions from leading practitioners and researchers around the world is a handbook for all those involved in 'hands on' caring, or in planning care, for persons with dementia....

    Published August 28th 1997 by Routledge

  9. Care-Giving In Dementia 2

    Edited by Gemma Jones, Bere Miesen

    Care-giving in dementia is a new speciality with its own rapidly growing body of knowledge. This second volume of contributions from leading practitioners and researchers around the world is a handbook for all those involved in hands on caring, or in planning care, for persons with dementia. Volume...

    Published August 28th 1997 by Routledge

  10. Long-Term Care

    Federal, State, and Private Options for the Future

    By Marvin D Feit, Michael T Flannery, Raymond C O'Brien

    As we age, many of us will face the responsibility of providing long-term care either for ourselves or for other loved ones, and we can no longer take for granted that the government will pay for our health care costs if and when we cannot. Long-Term Care gives you a no-nonsense look at the...

    Published August 25th 1997 by Routledge