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Environmental Gerontology in Europe and Latin America

Environmental Gerontology in Europe and Latin America

Policies and Perspectives on Environment and Aging
by Diego Sánchez-González
  • Release Date : 2015-11-03
  • Genre: Family & Relationships

Book Review This book looks at the relationships between the physical-social environment and the elderly in Europe and Latin America, from the Environmental Gerontology perspective and through geographical and psychosocial approaches. It addresses the main environmental issues of population ageing, based on an understanding of the complex relationships, adjustments and adaptations between different environments (home, residence, public spaces, landscapes, neighbourhoods, urban and rural environment) and the...

Reproduction   Aging

Reproduction Aging


by András Balázs
  • Release Date : 1974
  • Genre: Aging

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Caregivers of the Frail Elderly

Caregivers of the Frail Elderly

A National Profile
by Robyn Stone
  • Release Date : 1987
  • Genre: Aged

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New Challenges to Ageing in the Rural North

New Challenges to Ageing in the Rural North

A Critical Interdisciplinary Perspective
by Päivi Naskali
  • Release Date : 2019-08-26
  • Genre: Family & Relationships

Book Review This book provides an underexplored view of ageing, one that conceives older people as valuable resources in their communities, as active citizens with both voice, and an agency that includes the capacity for resistance. It acknowledges that becoming old with dignity means also paying attention to caring, good health services and the possibility of good death. The book defines age and ageing as multiple, culturally and historically constructed phenomena that are only loosely connected to the yea...

Aging  Caring for Our Elders

Aging Caring for Our Elders


by David N. Weisstub
  • Release Date : 2013-06-29
  • Genre: Medical

Book Review Positive conceptions of ‘healthy aging’ are rightly displacing negative ageist perceptions of older members of our society. Nevertheless, at some stage, most elderly citizens will require some form of assistance from other members of society. When the body or mind begins to fail, a legitimate need for intervention and care will arise. This second volume on Aging discusses this theme....

Health and Mortality Differentials Among the Elderly in Japan

Health and Mortality Differentials Among the Elderly in Japan

A Regional Analysis with Special Emphasis on Okinawa
by Shigesato Takahashi
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Genre: Aging

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Women Ageing

Women Ageing

Changing Identities, Challenging Myths
by Miriam Bernard
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Genre: Social Science

Book Review This volume is primarily concerned with the lives of adult women and discusses key themes of identity; myths and reality and managing change. The book looks at the influence of ethnicity and race, disability and sexual orientation....

Ambient Assisted Living

Ambient Assisted Living

4. AAL-Kongress 2011 Berlin, Germany, January 25-26, 2011
by Reiner Wichert
  • Release Date : 2011-01-31
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering

Book Review In this book, 22 authors discuss development of Ambient Assisted Living. It presents new technological developments which support the autonomy and independence of individuals with special needs. As the technological innovation raises also social issues, the book addresses micro and macro economical aspects of assistive systems and puts an additional emphasis on the ethical and legal discussion. The presentation is supported by real world examples and applications....

Economics of Population Aging

Economics of Population Aging

The "graying" of Australia, Japan, and the United States
by James H. Schulz
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Genre: Social Science

Book Review This book provides a thorough view of the economic aspects of demographic aging in Australia, Japan, and the United States. After a review of the phenomenon of demographic aging, Schulz and his co-authors give a summary of the major economic programs offered to the aged. Extensive research is used to evaluate the concept of dependency ratios and to predict the impact on younger and older persons of future economic and demographic growth. This discussion then provides the basis for a review of ev...

Ageless Body  Timeless Mind
Score: 3.5
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Ageless Body Timeless Mind

The Quantum Alternative to Growing Old
by Deepak Chopra
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Genre: Aging

Book Review Argues that aging is much more of a choice than people believe and shows readers how to adopt an individually tailored program of diet, stress reduction, and exercise...