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  1. Public Policy and the Old Age Revolution in Japan

    By Scott Bass, Masato Oka, Jill Norton, Robert Morris *Deceased*

    Thirty years ago, when compared to the U.S., England, France, and Sweden, Japan had the lowest life expectancy for males and females. Today, Japan has the highest life expectancy and is the world’s most rapidly aging society. Public Policy and the Old Age Revolution in Japan captures the vitality...

    Published June 17th 1996 by Routledge

  2. Social Group Work Today and Tomorrow

    Moving From Theory to Advanced Training and Practice

    By Benjamin L Stempler, Marilyn Glass

    A comprehensive introduction to policy and planning approaches, methods, models, ways of thinking, and techniques, Social Group Work Today and Tomorrow is presented in a reader-friendly fashion for persons with no prior formal training in this area. The book teaches social workers, group counselors...

    Published June 11th 1996 by Routledge

  3. Volunteerism in Geriatric Settings

    By Vera R Jackson

    Volunteerism in Geriatric Settings is an instructional tool for activity directors and others interested in successful volunteer program management. It examines three dimensions of volunteerism: the distinctive dynamics of the volunteer program within the geriatric setting; the behaviors and...

    Published May 9th 1996 by Routledge

  4. Teaching Secrets

    The Technology in Social Work Education

    By Ruth Middleman, Gale Goldberg Wood

    Teachers and student teachers in social work will gain valuable insight into the artistry that makes truly great teaching from the accounts found in this new book. Master teachers examine the processes they use in the classroom and present them in a format that facilitates the practical application...

    Published April 29th 1996 by Routledge

  5. Working for Equality in Health

    Edited by Paul Bywaters, Eileen McLeod

    Unequal social relations are reflected in uneven patterns of health within and between populations. In Working for Equality in Health, health workers and academics distil the results of their efforts to understand, oppose and change health inequalities. Working for Equality in Health brings to bear...

    Published March 27th 1996 by Routledge

  6. Drama Activities With Older Adults

    A Handbook for Leaders

    By Anne Thurman, Carol Ann Piggins

    Lead older adults in creative drama activities. This practical handbook provides step-by-step instructions for conducting over 50 introductory activities to stimulate the senses, awaken the imagination, activate body movement, encourage interaction, and stimulate verbal communication with the...

    Published March 6th 1996 by Routledge

  7. Creative Arts With Older People

    By Janice Mcmurray

    With this insightful and intelligent book, professionals can help institutionalized older adults express themselves creatively. One of only a few books on expressive arts for older people, this unique, new volume is ideal for professionals who provide art activities for residents in adult homes and...

    Published March 5th 1996 by Routledge

  8. New Developments in Home Care Services for the Elderly

    Innovations in Policy, Program, and Practice

    By Lenard W Kaye

    This anthology responds to the recurring call for quality in home care service provision. It presents to agency administrators, managers, supervisors, and front line service providers a set of the most up-to-date policy, program, and practice developments in the field. Each contributor to New...

    Published January 8th 1996 by Routledge

  9. Gay and Gray

    The Older Homosexual Man, Second Edition

    By John Dececco, Phd

    In the absence of accurate information, American culture has upheld a distorted view of what it means to be an older gay man. Gay and Gray is the first and only scholarly full-length treatment of older gay men in America today. It breaks the stereotype that older gay men are strange, lonely...

    Published December 20th 1995 by Routledge

  10. Alcohol Problems in the Community

    By Larry Harrison

    Community surveys reveal that about 6% of the adult male and 1% of the adult female population in England and Wales are drinking at high risk levels. Alcohol Problems in the Community examines the implications of recent community care legislation for government policy on alcohol. The first part of...

    Published December 13th 1995 by Routledge