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Publisher: Praeger/ABC-CLIO
ISBN10: 0313351007 ISBN13: 9780313351006 DDC: 305.260973 LCC: HQ1064 Edition: (vol. 3 ebook : alk. paper)


Includes bibliographical references and index. v. 1. PSYCHOLOGICAL ASPECTS: Neuroscience and aging / Fredda Blanchard-Fields -- Aging, attention, and mobility / Joan M. McDowd and Diane L. Filion -- Language and communication / Elizabeth A. L. Stine-Morrow, Matthew C. Shake, and Soo Rim Noh -- Everyday problem solving / Jennifer A. Margrett, Jason C. Allaire, Tara L. Johnson, Kate E. Daugherty, and Sarah R. Weatherbee -- Personality and emotion in later life / Karen Hooker, Soyoung Choun, and Brandi Hall -- The content and consequences of age stereotypes / Carrie Andreoletti -- Environmental gerontology: A sampler of issues and applications / Rick J. Scheidt and Benyamin Schwarz -- Personal control and aging: how beliefs and expectations matter / Stefan Agrigoroaei and Margie E. Lachman -- End-of-life issues / Jessica Richmond Moeller, Mary M. Lewis, and James L. Werth, Jr. -- Successful aging / Alissa Dark-Freudeman -- Memory aging: deficits, beliefs, and interventions / Jane Berry, Erin Hastings, Robin West, Courtney Lee, and John C. Cavanaugh -- v. 2. PHYSICAL AND MENTAL HEALTH: Longevity and health: Future prospects and present disparities / Christine L. Himes and Madonna Harrington Meyer -- Cognitive and physical aging pathways: Contributions from behavioral genetics / Deborah Finkel and Chandra A. Reynolds -- Health promotion and chronic disease management / Sharon D. Rogers -- Caregiving and health / Erin DeFries Bouldin and Elena Andresen -- Does psychosocial stress accelerate the aging process? / Loriena Yancura and Carolyn M. Aldwin -- The intersection of physical and mental health in aging / Stacey B. Whitbourne and Avron Spiro III -- Assessment of mental health / Sarah Stoner, Alisa O'Riley, and Barry Edelstein -- Mental health and adjustment / Sara Honn Qualls and Heidi Layton -- Psychology and geriatric rehabilitation / Peter A. Lichtenberg and Brooke Schneider -- Medication adherence among older adults: A systems perspective / Daniel G. Morrow and Elizabeth A. H. Wilson -- v. 3. SOCIETAL ISSUES: Hispanic aging and social policy / Jacqueline L. Angel and Fernando Torres-Gil -- Personal relationships in later life / Sara M. Moorman and Emily A. Greenfield -- Elder abuse prevention: a review of the field / Lisa Nerenberg -- Workforce issues and retirement / Harvey L. Sterns and Boin Chang -- Aging and the life course: Under the lifestyle umbrella / Laurie Russell Hatch and Jon Hendricks -- Housing in an aging America / Jon Pynoos, Rachel Caraviello, and Caroline Cicero -- Neoliberalism and the new politics of aging and retirement security / Larry Polivka -- Hospice care for the aging population in the United States / Dale O. Knee -- Spirituality and aging: A journey for meaning through deep interconnection in humanity / Amy L. Ai, Paul Wink, and Monika Ardelt -- Technology and aging: The herald of a new age / Gari Lesnoff-Caravaglia.


  • LCC: HQ1064
  • Dewey Decimal: 305.260973

Book Details

  • Language: eng
  • Physical Description: 3 v. : ill. ; 25 cm.
  • Edition Info: (vol. 3 ebook : alk. paper)


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