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  1. The Social Context of Ageing

    A Textbook of Gerontology

    By Christina Victor

    This comprehensive text focuses on the social contexts of ageing, looking at the diversity of ageing and older people, and at different factors that are important to experiences of old age and ageing. It includes key chapters on: theoretical and methodological bases for the study of ageing...

    Published December 16th 2004 by Routledge

  2. New Directions in the Study of Late Life Religiousness and Spirituality

    By Susan H. Mcfadden, Mark Brennan

    Examine the questions of “how,” “what,” and “why” associated with religiousness and spirituality in the lives of older adults! New Directions in the Study of Late Life Religiousness and Spirituality explores new ways of thinking about a topic that was once taboo...

    Published September 11th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Advancing Gerontological Social Work Education

    By Joanna Mellor, Joann Ivry

    s your gerontological social work program as comprehensive—and as well attended—as it could be? Advancing Gerontological Social Work Education will help you develop courses that effectively prepare social work students and practitioners to work with the ever-increasing older...

    Published July 3rd 2003 by Routledge

  4. Devolution and Aging Policy

    By Francis G Caro, Robert Morris *Deceased*

    Explore significant—but often-overlooked—aspects of aging policy! This unique addition to the literature on aging policy will help you understand devolution—the decentralizing of service provision—and the roles that state/local government and private organizations now play...

    Published June 10th 2003 by Routledge

  5. Physical Environments and Aging

    Critical Contributions of M. Powell Lawton to Theory and Practice

    By Paul Windley, Rick Scheidt

    A tribute and guide to M. Powell Lawton's groundbreaking work! Dr. M. Powell Lawton, who died in January 2001, was arguably the most significant thinker, researcher, and practitioner in environment-behavior studies within the field of gerontology. The authors of Physical Environments and Aging...

    Published May 29th 2003 by Routledge

  6. Emerging Trends in Psychological Practice in Long-Term Care

    By Margaret Norris, Victor Molinari, Suzann Ogland-Hand

    Update your knowledge of mental health services delivery in long-term care settings! Authored by experts in the field of psychology practice in long-term care (LTC), this valuable book is designed to update psychologists and educators on developments in the evolving field of geriatric mental...

    Published May 20th 2003 by Routledge

  7. A New Look at Community-Based Respite Programs

    Utilization, Satisfaction, and Development

    By Rhonda J.V. Montgomery

    Explore new frontiers in Alzheimer's support systems! When Congress authorized the Alzheimer's Disease Demonstration Grants to States program in 1990, no one knew how effective the program would prove to be. A New Look at Community-Based Respite Programs provides you with results of the first...

    Published March 7th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Health Expectations for Older Women

    International Perspectives

    By Sarah B. Laditka

    Explore international trends in health and longevity--with a special focus on older women!This essential book examines the latest research on life expectancy and “active life expectancy”--the number of years that women can expect to live free from major disability--in developed and...

    Published November 18th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Long-Term Care in the 21st Century

    Perspectives from Around the Asia-Pacific Rim

    By Iris Chi

    Who pays for long-term care? Discover the unique approaches of seven countries around the Pacific Rim!Long-Term Care in the Twenty-First Century discusses policies and programs for long-term care in seven countries around the Asia-Pacific Rim: the United States, Canada, Japan, Australia, Singapore,...

    Published September 20th 2002 by Routledge

  10. Midlife and Aging in Gay America

    Proceedings of the SAGE Conference 2000

    By Douglas Kimmel, Dawn Lundy Martin

    How is the pre-Stonewall generation aging? What can the Stonewall generation expect?Combining personal experience and original research, this fascinating collection explores the practical and psychological issues of aging for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals. Midlife and Aging in...

    Published May 23rd 2002 by Routledge