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Handbook of gerontology

Handbook of gerontology

evidence-based approaches to theory, practice, and policy

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Published by Wiley in Hoboken, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geriatrics -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Gerontology -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Evidence-based medicine -- Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Aging -- physiology,
  • Aging -- psychology,
  • Geriatrics -- methods,
  • Health Policy,
  • Health Services for the Aged

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    Statementedited by James A. Blackburn, Catherine N. Dulmus.
    GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc.
    ContributionsBlackburn, James A., Ph. D., Dulmus, Catherine N.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC952.55 .H395 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 588 p. :
    Number of Pages588
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18594528M
    ISBN 100471771708
    ISBN 109780471771708
    LC Control Number2006027614

    Developmental Aspects of Aging. Common Elements of Gerontology Practice Across the Globe. Trends in Gerontological Practice. The Rights of Older Persons. Advocating for the Elderly. New Trends and Challenges in Gerontological Practice. Challenges for the Future. Resources: International Organizations on Aging.   "This handbook discusses how the various approaches to aging theory can be integrated to create a unified theoretical aging discourse. The chapters in this volume are commissioned from scholars whose research in aging has achieved international recognition, and who are concerned with the advancement of cross-disciplinary theorizing in the field.

    Handbook of Aging and the Social Sciences, Eighth Edition,. presents the extraordinary growth of research on aging individuals, populations, and the dynamic culmination of the life course, providing a comprehensive synthesis and review of the latest research findings in the social sciences of aging. As the complexities of population dynamics, cohort succession, and policy changes modify the. Handbook of Aging and the Social Sciences, Eighth Edition, presents the extraordinary growth of research on aging individuals, populations, and the dynamic culmination of the life course, providing a comprehensive synthesis and review of the latest research findings in the social sciences of aging.

    Handbook of Theories of Aging Book Summary: This state-of-the-art handbook will keep researchers and practitioners in gerontology abreast of the newest theories and models of aging. With virtually all new contributors and content, this edition contains 35 chapters by the most highly respected luminaries in .   The Handbook of Aging and the Social Sciences, Sixth Edition provides a comprehensive summary and evaluation of recent research on the social aspects of aging. The 25 chapters are divided into four sections discussing Aging and Time, Aging and Social Structure, Social Factors and Social Institutions, and Aging and Society. Within this context, aging is examined from .


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