Mental Health: Gerontology/Ageing

  • Dementia: Current perspectives in research and treatment book cover

    Dementia

    Current perspectives in research and treatment, 1st Edition

    By Gary Christopher

    Paperback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge

  • Reassessing the Psychology of Ageing: A Critical Perspective book cover

    Reassessing the Psychology of Ageing

    A Critical Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Ian Stuart-Hamilton

    Paperback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge

  • Personal Response Systems: An International Report of a New Home Care Service book cover

    Personal Response Systems

    An International Report of a New Home Care Service, 1st Edition

    By Andrew S Dibner

    This important new book describes the origins, developments, and current status of personal response systems, a new means for persons at risk who live alone to get help in case of emergency. In Personal Response Systems, experts from ten countries report on the status, achievements, and challenges…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • The Forgotten Aged: Ethnic, Psychiatric, and Societal Minorities book cover

    The Forgotten Aged

    Ethnic, Psychiatric, and Societal Minorities, 1st Edition

    By T.L. Brink

    This helpful book explores mental health issues relating to elders who do not fit into the “usual” mold for research--white, married or widowed, urban or suburban persons with adult children. The Forgotten Aged focuses on those groups of elders often overlooked in gerontological…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Protecting Judgment-Impaired Adults: Issues, Interventions, and Policies book cover

    Protecting Judgment-Impaired Adults

    Issues, Interventions, and Policies, 1st Edition

    By Edmund F Dejowski

    This thorough book provides valuable information on guardianship and alternative methods for serving judgment-impaired adults. To date, much of contemporary guardianship policy has been developed by “muddling through.” This book explores developments in case law concerning the scope of…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Lessons on Aging from Three Nations: The Art of Aging Well book cover

    Lessons on Aging from Three Nations

    The Art of Aging Well, 1st Edition

    By Sara Carmel, Carol A. Morse, Fernando Torres-Gil, Jon Hendricks

    The demographic revolution - the aging of societies has become a worldwide phenomenon, affecting governments, economies, social trends, relationships amongst nations, and most of all, the elderly themselves and their families. The pace of aging differs amongst nations, however, as do the solutions…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Society and Aging Series

  • Aging and Time: Multidisciplinary Perspectives, Illustrated Edition book cover

    Aging and Time

    Multidisciplinary Perspectives, Illustrated Edition, 1st Edition

    By Jan Baars, Henk Visser

    The aim of this volume is to revitalise the debate about the concepts of time implicit in the study of aging. The many problems related to aging and the aged put an enormous pressure on the gerontological community to come up with practical applications and solutions. In considering research…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge

  • Diversity: New Approaches to Ethnic Minority Aging book cover

    Diversity

    New Approaches to Ethnic Minority Aging, 1st Edition

    Edited by E Percil Stanford, Fernando M Tores-Gil

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

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Generations and Aging

  • Families and Aging book cover

    Families and Aging

    1st Edition

    By Linda Burton

    The complexity and diversity of families and aging has generated the necessity for research, policy, and program agendas that address emerging issues and needs for elderly Americans and their families. This volume is an effort towards that end - an effort towards fostering a different perspective…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Generations and Aging

  • Gender & Aging book cover

    Gender & Aging

    1st Edition

    By Lou Glasse, Jon Hendricks

    Is there something about our gender that alters the way the aging process unfolds? How does being male or female affect us as we grow older? How important is gender to the study of aging? These and similar questions are what "Gender and Aging" is all about. Sixteen essays, written by scholars and…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Generations and Aging

  • In the Country of the Old book cover

    In the Country of the Old

    1st Edition

    By Jon Hendricks

    Aging is a universal experience, and an individual one. But it is also a cultural phenomenon. Our ethnic and social background has a strong influence on how we deal with growing old. This collection draws on research from around the world to explore how cultural context shapes and defines the aging…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Perspectives on Aging and Human Development Series

  • Institutionalization and Alternative Futures book cover

    Institutionalization and Alternative Futures

    1st Edition

    By Jon Hendricks

    No one wants to put an aging relative in a "home." But very few people have an understanding of the issues involved and options available for an older person who needs outside care. This important book offers a variety of new insights into ways of maximizing choice, independence, and well-being,…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Perspectives on Aging and Human Development Series

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