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- Springer Publishing Company 2017; US$ 119.99
Provides recommendations by foremost scholars regarding best practices and future directions in LGBT aging With its critical examination of contemporary issues facing lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) elders, this landmark Annual Review continues a nearly 40-year tradition of providing state-of-the-art knowledge, insight, and research... more...
- Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2017; US$ 19.95
Working with older people in care can be challenging and frustrating, especially when they behave in ways that seem irrational, aggressive, or unreasonably repetitive, and nothing you can do seems to help. The authors of this useful and practical book explain how to understand the difficult and annoying ways in which older people in care can behave,... more...
- University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division 2017; Not Available
Geriatric Psychiatry is a succinct and advanced review of geriatric psychiatry that will help clinicians meet the demands of an aging population. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 39.95
As the baby boom generation ages, there are few ethnographies that capture the dynamics of aging. This new book is based on years of participant observation in "the Sands," a beautiful ocean community of well-off individuals and couples seeking the easy life. Yet the community members contend with deep uncertainties about health as they learn to face... more...
- Policy Press 2016; US$ 25.00
This compact, focused guide is perfect for students and others new to the field of gerontology. Features include further reading for each chapter, a glossary of key terms, and tables that provide easy reference points. more...
- Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 5.99
Un témoignage émouvant sur la protection des aînés, qui doit devenir une préoccupation majeure dans notre société vieillissante. À l'horizon 2050, les plus de 75 ans représenteront 12 millions de personnes et un tiers de la population française aura plus de 60 ans. Autant de personnes vulnérables dont certaines, placées en situation de faiblesse... more...
- Springer Publishing Company 2016; US$ 64.99
The first graduate text to address health literacy in the aging population Low health literacy is a critical issue among adults, with over one-third found to have difficulty understanding such basic information as that found on prescription bottles. This is the first graduate textbook to address key health literacy issues as they affect the... more...
- Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2016; US$ 32.95
Supporting the current focus on living well with dementia, this book shows how to carry out Life Story Work with people with dementia in a variety of settings. Focusing on the practicalities of carrying out life story work and highlighting its benefits, this book also includes case studies which will inspire the provision of individualised care. more...
- Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 4.99
La gérontologie est la science du vieillissement. Son objet est l'étude des modalités et des causes des modifications que l'âge imprime au fonctionnement des êtres vivants, sur tous les plans (biologique, psychologique et social) et à tous les niveaux de complexité (molécule, cellule, organe, ... more...