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  1. Aging in Chinese Society

    A Holistic Approach to the Experience of Aging in Taiwan and Singapore

    By Margaret B Jernigan, Homer L Jernigan

    This intriguing book details the impact of rapid cultural change on the elderly in two predominantly Chinese societies--Taiwan and Singapore. As Taiwan and Singapore become more urban and industrial, and large, extended families shrink and become more isolated, experiences of older family members...

    Published October 1st 1992 by Routledge

  2. Gerontological Social Work Supervision

    By Carlton Munson, Ann Burack Weiss, Frances C Brennan

    This unique book clearly depicts a need for supervision in gerontological social work settings and provides a framework for approaching supervision. Grounded in two distinct bodies of literature, social work supervision and gerontological social work, this important book thoroughly examines present...

    Published September 24th 1991 by Routledge

  3. Growing Up

    Pastoral Nurture for the Later Years

    By Thomas B Robb, William M Clements

    Growing Up: Pastoral Nurture for the Later Years is a sensitive volume devoted to helping older adults retain their status as meaningful members of their congregations and communities. In an honest approach, based on the foundations that old age is supposed to happen, the future belongs to the old,...

    Published September 24th 1991 by Routledge

  4. Activities With Developmentally Disabled Elderly and Older Adults

    By M Jean Keller

    Learn how to effectively plan and deliver activities for the growing number of older people with developmental disabilities. Activities With Developmentally Disabled Elderly and Older Adults is an innovative new book that aims to stimulate interest and continued support for recreation program...

    Published August 9th 1991 by Routledge

  5. Activities in Action

    Proceedings of the National Association of Activity Professionals 1990 Conference

    Here is an invaluable resource for activities professionals specializing in geriatrics. Activities in Action reflects the goals of the National Association of Activity Professionals in that it serves as a catalyst for professional and personal growth and provides a national forum on geriatric and...

    Published April 24th 1991 by Routledge

  6. Families

    Intergenerational and Generational Connections

    By Susan K Pfeifer, Marvin B Sussman

    This special volume is devoted to the synthesis and review of theoretical and conceptual approaches associated with familial and non-familial connections across the life span. An important book as society “returns to the family,” it compares and contrasts different disciplinary...

    Published April 3rd 1991 by Routledge

  7. Optimizing Housing for the Elderly

    Homes Not Houses

    By Leon A Pastalan

    Discover the diverse range of housing options available to the elderly population with this excellent new book. This timely volume addresses the public policy and design and development issues that must necessarily face those concerned with housing our steadily growing elderly population. The...

    Published January 30th 1991 by Routledge

  8. Ministry With the Aging

    Designs, Challenges, Foundations

    By William M Clements

    Ministry With the Aging--the one most frequently used textbook in seminary courses that deal with ministry and aging--is now available from The Haworth Press. Here is a genuinely useful and informative text in which an all-star cast of authors reflects on the current situation of the aged in our...

    Published October 5th 1989 by Routledge

  9. Gerontology in Theological Education

    Local Program Development

    Gerontology in Theological Education: Local Program Development provides a source book for administrators and faculty in theological schools who are concerned about the increasing number of older persons in congregations and communities. Theoretical, theological, and practical chapters offer...

    Published September 26th 1989 by Routledge

  10. Adult Day Care

    A Practical Guidebook and Manual

    By Lenore A Tate, Cynthia M Brennan

    Intended for long-term care providers, consumers, and gerontology students, this valuable new guidebook and manual encourages the promotion and enhancement of adult day care as an essential link in long-term care. Since the early 1970s, the number of adult day care centers in the United States has...

    Published June 13th 1989 by Routledge