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  1. Women as They Age, Second Edition

    By Susan O Mercer, J Dianne Garner

    Explore the needs of older women and ways to provide for them!Written by women, about women, and for women, Women As They Age, Second Edition highlights the realities of being an aging woman in a youth-oriented, male-dominated society, in which socioeconomic and gender stratification are the...

    Published March 2nd 2001 by Routledge

  2. Gay Men at Midlife

    Age Before Beauty

    By John Dececco, Phd, Alan L Ellis

    “Those of us in our forties and fifties came of age in the 1960s and 1970s--a time when the available commentary on gay life was anything but supportive. Until 1973, homosexuality was a diagnosable mental illness.” --from the Introduction by Alan L. EllisToday, that literary blindness...

    Published February 12th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Too Ill to Talk?

    User Involvement in Palliative Care

    By Penny Rhodes, Neil Small

    User involvement has become an important part of health policy initiatives during the last decade, but how realistic is the concept and do all users want to be involved? This book brings the voices of people with serious illness, and those caring for them, into debate about how far health and...

    Published November 30th 2000 by Routledge

  4. Grandparents as Carers of Children with Disabilities

    Facing the Challenges

    By Phillip Mccallion, Matthew Janicki

    Older adults caring for developmentally disabled children have special needs. Are you and your agency doing all you can to help?Grandparents as Carers of Children with Disabilities: Facing the Challenges provides the first comprehensive picture of grandparents caring for children with...

    Published November 20th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Advancing Aging Policy as the 21st Century Begins

    By Francis G Caro, Jill Norton, Robert Morris *Deceased*

    By the end of the current decade, many baby boomers will be senior citizens. What policies should we enact to prepare for an aging society?In the coming decade, we have a unique opportunity to create new and better aging policies. This collection of twenty essays by prominent educators,...

    Published November 17th 2000 by Routledge

  6. Negotiating a Good Death

    Euthanasia in the Netherlands

    By John Dececco, Phd, Robert Pool

    Should human beings be allowed to decide when to die? Should doctors be allowed to assist them?During the last ten years there has been much international interest in euthanasia in the Netherlands. In the discussion of euthanasia in the US and the UK, both sides in the debate continually...

    Published October 16th 2000 by Routledge

  7. Midlife Lesbian Relationships

    Friends, Lovers, Children, and Parents

    By Marcy R Adelman

    What awaits lesbians at middle age?Midlife Lesbian Relationships explores the rich world of lesbian relationships at midlife, from dating through the loss of parents, and describes the central relationship between who we are as adults and our connections with friends, lovers, parents, and...

    Published August 18th 2000 by Routledge

  8. Teaching Students Geriatric Research

    By Margaret A Perkinson, Kathryn Braun

    Teach your students essential skills in conducting research, building collaborative partnerships, and working with clients and caregivers!This important book provides health care educators with information, examples, and suggestions to help teach students appropriate research techniques amidst a...

    Published July 19th 2000 by Routledge

  9. The Dying Process

    Patients' Experiences of Palliative Care

    By Julia Lawton

    Taking as its focus a highly emotive area of study, The Dying Process draws on the experiences of daycare and hospice patients to provide a forceful new analysis of the period of decline prior to death.Placing the bodily realities of dying very firmly centre stage and questioning the ideology...

    Published June 20th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Virtuous Transcendence

    Holistic Self-Cultivation and Self-Healing in Elderly Korean Immigrants

    By Terry Brink, Keum Y Pang

    Understand why elderly Korean immigrants behave in the ways that they do, holistically!Virtuous Transcendence: Holistic Self-Cultivation and Self-Healing in Elderly Korean Immigrants richly and vividly relates elderly Korean immigrants’personal stories of day-to-day life, illness, and...

    Published May 18th 2000 by Routledge