Download PDF by Ian Stuart-Hamilton: An Introduction to Gerontology

By Ian Stuart-Hamilton

ISBN-10: 0521513308

ISBN-13: 9780521513302

ISBN-10: 0521734959

ISBN-13: 9780521734950

With the world's inhabitants getting more and more older, there hasn't ever been a extra urgent want for the research of outdated age and getting old. An creation to Gerontology presents a wide-ranging advent to this crucial subject. by means of assuming no earlier specialist wisdom and fending off jargon, this e-book will consultant scholars via all of the major topics in gerontology, protecting either conventional parts, equivalent to organic and social getting older, in addition to extra modern components, reminiscent of know-how, the humanities, sexuality and schooling of older adults. An creation to Gerontology is written via a staff of foreign authors with multidisciplinary backgrounds who draw proof from quite a few diversified views and traditions.

Show description

Read or Download An Introduction to Gerontology PDF

Best gerontology books

Get Sexuelle Bedürfnisse von Altenheimbewohnern: Empirische PDF

Diplomarbeit aus dem Jahr 2010 im Fachbereich Gerontologie / Alterswissenschaften, notice: 1,3, Universität Vechta; früher Hochschule Vechta (Institut für interdisziplinäre Gerontologie), Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Bisher existieren nur wenige Forschungsbeiträge über die sexuellen Bedürfnisse und deren Umsetzungsmöglichkeiten in Altenheimen.

Read e-book online Envelhecimento saúde e trabalho no tempo do capital PDF

Esta obra dá visibilidade à Gerontologia Social Crítica e amplia a contribuição do Serviço Social Crítico no campo da saúde coletiva. Isso significa que é um fecundo exercício crítico e reflexivo sobre a reprodução social na velhice na sociabilidade do capital, na sociedade do fetiche.

Download PDF by Andreas Motel-Klingebiel,Susanne Wurm,Clemens Tesch-Römer: Altern im Wandel: Befunde des Deutschen Alterssurveys (DEAS)

Wie Menschen älter werden, wie lange sie leben und wie sich ihr Leben im regulate gestaltet, wird durch soziale und gesellschaftliche Bedingungen beeinflusst. Diese Bedingungen ändern sich über die Zeit und bilden den Hintergrund für einen Wandel der späteren Lebensphasen. Zu den Entwicklungen der letzten Jahrzehnte zählen eine gestiegene Lebenserwartung, Veränderungen in der Erwerbswelt, neue Lebenslaufmuster und Familienformen sowie ein Wandel in den gesellschaftlichen Werten und Normen und den Versorgungs- und Sicherungssystemen.

Social Work with the Aged and Their Families (Modern by Roberta R. Greene PDF

Lately, theoreticians, researchers, and practitioners became more and more drawn to older adults and the getting older procedure. This quantity attracts on similar disciplines to raised comprehend the organic, mental, and social elements of getting older. 'Social paintings with the elderly and Their households' covers components of relevant curiosity to these dealing with the desires of an getting older inhabitants.

Extra info for An Introduction to Gerontology

Example text

Download PDF sample

An Introduction to Gerontology by Ian Stuart-Hamilton


by Joseph
4.3

Rated 4.50 of 5 – based on 38 votes