Textbooks: Gerontology (Ageing)

  • Aging and Development

    Social and Emotional Perspectives

    By Peter Coleman, Ann O'Hanlon

    The psychology of ageing usually focuses upon cognitive changes, with a particular focus on dementia and other forms of cognitive decline. But getting older is about more than simply changes to the brain and related health issues. Changes to our social and emotional lives are also hugely…

    Paperback – 2016-10-15 
    Routledge
    International Texts in Developmental Psychology

  • Mass Media, An Aging Population, and the Baby Boomers

    By Michael L. Hilt, Jeremy H. Lipschultz

    As the oldest members of the baby boomer generation head into their retirement years, this demographic shift is having a substantial influence on uses of mass media, as well as the images portrayed in these media. Mass Media, An Aging Population, and the Baby Boomers provides a comprehensive…

    Paperback – 2012-01-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Communication Series

  • Human Memory

    Second Edition

    By Gabriel A. Radvansky

    Provides students with a guide to human memory, its properties, theories about how it works, and how studying it can help us understand who we are and why we do the things that we do. For undergraduate and graduate courses in Human Memory. This book provides a very broad range of topics covering…

    Hardback – 2010-11-08
    Routledge

  • Human Aging

    2nd Edition

    By Paul W. Foos, M. Cherie Clark

    This text offers a readable and friendly presentation of the important methods, findings, and theories of human aging, while actively involving the reader in meaningful exercises and critical thinking. Students are repeatedly challenged to apply information in the text to the older adults in their…

    Hardback – 2007-12-22
    Routledge

  • Cultures of Ageing

    Self, Citizen and the Body

    By Chris Gilleard, Paul Higgs

    For undergraduate courses in sociology and psychology which examine ageing adulthood. This book focuses on the dramatic changes to the nature of post-retirement life experienced by people at the end of the twentieth century. It examines age and ageing in terms of the key preoccupations of…

    Paperback – 2000-09-22
    Routledge

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