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New Approaches to Ethnic Minority Aging, 1st Edition

Edited by E Percil Stanford, Fernando M Tores-Gil


168 pages

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Containing ideas and perspectives, this monograph examines the evolutionary and future considerations for diversity in aging.

Table of Contents

Diversity and Beyond: A Commentary E. Percil Stanford and Fernando M. Torres-Gil

Trends and Forces: Influence of Immigration, Migration, and Acculturation on the Fabric of Aging in America Donald Gelfand and Barbara W.K. Yee

Gerontology and the Relevance of Diversity E. Percil Stanford and Donna L. Yee

Entitlements: What Do They Mean? John H. Skinner

Targeting and Means Testing, Aging and Need Neal E. Cutler

Public Entitlements: Exclusionary Beneficence Louise Kamikawa

Psychosocial Correlates of Health and Illness among Minority Elders Neal Krause and Linda A. Wray

The Health, Labor Force, and Retirement Experiences of Aging Minorities Rose C. Gibson and Cheryl J. Burns

Generational Equity or Interdependence? Meredith Minkler

Young Latinos, Older Anglos, and Public Policy: Lessons from California David E. Hayes-Bautista

Current Trends in Living Arrangements and Social Environment among Ethnic Minority Elderly Carmela G. Lacayo

Politics, Diversity, and Minority Aging Edgar E. Rivas and Fernando M. Torres-Gil

Ethnicity, Crime, and Aging: Risk Factors and Adaptation Wilbur H. Watson

Caregiving among Racial and Ethnic Minority Elders: Family and Social Supports Shirley A. Lockery

Rural Minority Populations Share DeCroix Bane

Creating Culturally Relevant Ways of Thinking about Diversity and Aging: Theoretical Challenges for the Twenty-First Century Linda M. Burton, Peggye Dilworth-Anderson, and Vern L. Bengtson


Diversity Assessments in Aging Services John A. Capitman, Winnie Hernandez-Gallegos, and Donna L. Yee

A Multicultural Conference: The Experience of New Mexico's Aging Network Stephanie FallCreek and Rebecca Bustamante

Dana is Joy: A Volunteer Caregivers' Program in the Buddhist Tradition Jeanette C. Takamura

The Village of O'tabe: Tribal Officials and Service Providers Coordinate Comprehensive Support for Elders Curtis D. Cook


About the Editors

E. Stanford, Fernando Tores-Gill

About the Series

Generations and Aging

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health