4 edition of Contemporary social gerontology found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographies and indexes.
|Statement||edited by Bill D. Bell ; with a foreword by Erdman Palmore.|
|Contributions||Bell, Bill D.|
|LC Classifications||HQ1061 .C65 1976|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxi, 454 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||454|
|LC Control Number||75019129|
This book is aimed at providing undergraduates with a collection of original chapters which address most of the major topics covered in social gerontology textbooks. the chapters cover a wide range of subjects, some of which are conventional—the one on ageism, for example—and some of which are quite unique—the one on aids among older adults. Social Gerontology is a subfield of gerontology that focuses on the social aspect of growing old. Professionals in this field strive to improve the interactions between older adults and the rest of the world, including family members, peers, and healthcare professionals.
Social Gerontology by Nancy R. Hooyman, , If you want to purchase the book and access code order this ISBN / Social Gerontology:Multidisciplinary Perpective and MySocKit Access Code A Cross-Cultural View of Elders' Roles in Contemporary Societies/5(71). Contemporary Issues in Gerontology book. Promoting Positive Ageing. Contemporary Issues in Gerontology. DOI link for Contemporary Issues in Gerontology. Social influences on mental health and well-being highlighted in this chapter are social support, social activities and. social networks. The life transitions examined include retirement.
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By assuming no prior expert knowledge and avoiding jargon, this book will guide students through all the main subjects in Contemporary social gerontology book, covering both traditional areas, such as biological and social ageing, and more contemporary areas, such as technology, the arts and sexuality.
The past century saw astronauts landing on the moon, medicine mastering human organ transplant, people communicating across the globe using email, mobile phones, faxes and instant Internet connections—but, alas, finding no antidote to stop the ageing process, the so-called 'fountain of youth'.
Get this from a library. Old age in modern society: a textbook of social gerontology. [Christina R Victor] -- Aims to provide the student with a grounding in all issues related to a better understanding of older people in their social environment.
The text includes chapters on methodological aspects of the. Access provided by MSN Academic Search. Subscribe; My Account. My email alertsCited by: Successful aging is one of gerontology’s most successful ideas.
Although historical traces of it can be found in Renaissance texts (Gilleard, ), the modern gerontological idea emerged in the s and was later crystallized in the work of John Rowe and Robert sful aging has been churned into theoretical paradigms, health measurements, retirement lifestyles, policy agendas, and Cited by: Praise for the first edition: “This book is exemplary in amassing demographic, policy, and sociopsychological data from around the world The content of the book is rich with current information seldom accumulated into one sourceI recommend this volume to gerontologists, aging studies undergraduate and graduate students demographers, and.
DEVELOPMENTS IN SOCIAL GERONTOLOGY THEORY: THE 2ND TRANSFORMATION •Social Phenomenology/Social Constructionism •A point of view in studying social life that places an emphasis on the assumptions and meanings of experience rather than the “objective” facts, with a focus on understanding rather than explaining.
Contemporary Issues in Gerontology book. Promoting Positive Ageing. Contemporary Issues in Gerontology. Investigating current critical debates in health and social science, the book explores innovative new approaches to aged care and ageing.
By using international examples and a multidisciplinary approach, this comprehensive textbook Cited by: In the Third Edition of Ken Allan's highly-praised Contemporary Social and Sociological Theory book, sociological theories and theorists are explored using a straightforward approach and conversational, jargon-free language.
Filled with examples drawn from everyday life, this edition highlights diversity in contemporary society, exploring theories of race, gender, and sexuality that address. Social Gerontology: A Multidisciplinary Perspective, 9th Edition.
Since the last edition, there has been a dramatic shift in the economic context in which we age. Growing numbers of older people must continue to — or return to —work because of lost retirement income, the high cost of health care or unexpected rises in their housing : Digital Access Code.
The leading reference in the field of geriatric care, Brocklehurst’s Textbook of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, 8th Edition, provides a contemporary, global perspective on topics of importance to today’s gerontologists, internal medicine physicians, and family doctors.
An increased focus on. @BULLET Contemporary Issues in Gerontology: Promoting positive ageing (Minichiello and Coulsen ), argues for a 'new gerontology' challenging the disease and decline approach to ageing, and. Key Contemporary Social Theorists is a comprehensive introduction to some of the most significant figures in social, cultural, political and philosophical thought of the twentieth century.
This collection of newly commissioned entries offers students and scholars an authoritative guide on current contributions to contemporary social theory and social science. David B. Oliver; Contemporary Social Gerontology, Significant Developments in the Field of Aging, The Gerontologist, Vol Issue 6, 1 DecemberPagesAuthor: David B.
Oliver. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxi, pages ; 26 cm: Contents: Part I.A global vision of aging, culture and context --Part life course and intergenerational ties in cultureal and global context --Partglobalization and societal transformation --Part ethnic dimension in aging: culture, context and creativity --Part V.
Families. Social gerontology is a specialization that centers on the social aspects of growing old. The goal of social gerontologists is to help older adults improve their communication and interactions with others. Ideally, they will be able to help older adults live active, independent lifestyles.
Social Gerontology This unique subfield of gerontology is sometimes referred.Gerontology is the study of the social, cultural, psychological, cognitive, and biological aspects of word was coined by Ilya Ilyich Mechnikov infrom the Greek γέρων, geron, "old man" and -λογία, -logia, "study of".
The field is distinguished from geriatrics, which is the branch of medicine that specializes in the treatment of existing disease in older adults.the importance of social and psychological influences when treating patients.
In this chapter, key issues in gerontology are presented to facilitate your understanding about the lifestyles of older adults and how they may influence health status.
In the field of social sciences, the term older adults is File Size: 1MB.