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  • 100 Plusby Sonia Arrison

    Basic Books 2011; US$ 16.99

    Humanity is on the cusp of an exciting longevity revolution. The first person to live to 150 years has probably already been born.   What will your life look like when you live to be over 100? Will you be healthy? Will your marriage need a sunset clause? How long will you have to work? Will you finish one career at sixty-five only to go back to... more...

  • 100 Simple Secrets of the Best Half of Lifeby PhD David Niven

    HarperCollins 2009; US$ 6.99

    Practical advice on how to thrive in the second half of your life, based on scientific studies. The sixth book in the bestselling 100 Simple Secrets series. What do people who relish the second half of their lives do differently than those who dread getting older? Sociologists, therapists and psychiatrists have spent entire careers investigating... more...

  • 101 Careers in Gerontologyby FAGHE ABD MA C. Joanne Grabinski

    Springer Publishing Company 2007; US$ 29.99

    Wanted : Gerontology Workers, Gerontological Specialists, and Gerontologists for careers now and into the future. As our population of persons aged 65 and over grows and lives longer through these ages, the need for more practitioners with gerontology-specific training is growing as well. Opportunities for careers in gerontology are everywhere and... more...

  • 101+ Careers in Gerontology, Second Editionby FAGHE ABD MA C. Joanne Grabinski; MPA PhD Kelly Niles-Yokum

    Springer Publishing Company 2014; US$ 29.99

    "101+ Careers is rich with useful information. I highly recommend the book for any student, emerging, or re-careering professional exploring their options for a career in gerontology and the resources they may need to go about pursuing it." Jarmin Yeh, Institute for Health and Aging and Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences School of Nursing... more...

  • 60 on Upby Lillian Rubin

    Beacon Press 2015; US$ 15.00

    Getting old sucks, says best-selling author Dr. Lillian Rubin. With refreshing candor, she digs down under the statistics about our graying population and offers a provocative and unflinching examination of all the burning issues that mark aging today. Tackling the subject over a broad swath of the population, cutting across race, class, gender,... more...

  • Abuse of Older Menby Jordan I. Kosberg

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 59.95

    Learn the causes ofand consequences fromelder abuse of men For the most part, often only women are considered the victims of elder abuse. However, men are also subject to this disturbing social problem. Abuse of Older Men examines the diverse aspects of this surprisingly widespread issue that includes sexual abuse, abuse by intimates, and benign... more...

  • Active Ageing in the European Unionby Kate A. Hamblin

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 100.00

    This book explores the adoption of 'active ageing' policies by EU15 nations and the impact on older peoples' work and retirement policy options. Policies examined include unemployment benefits, active labour market policies, partial pension receipt, pension principles, early retirement and incentives for deferral. more...

  • The Activity Year Bookby Anni Bowden; Nancy Lewthwaite

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2009; US$ 49.95

    For care staff looking after older people, coming up with ideas for activities to keep their residents engaged and stimulated can be challenging. The Activity Year Book solves this problem, offering week by week themed activities. It has activities relating to every important date in the calendar, encouraging discussion around these events. more...

  • Adult Day Careby Lenore A Tate; Cynthia M Brennan

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 45.00

    Intended for long-term care providers, consumers, and gerontology students, this valuable new guidebook and manual encourages the promotion and enhancement of adult day care as an essential link in long-term care. Since the early 1970s, the number of adult day care centers in the United States has grown from 20 to more than 620. This rapid increase... more...

  • Adult Personality Developmentby Jr. Lawrence S. Wrightsman

    SAGE Publications 1994; US$ 61.00

    These stimulating companion volumes reflect an expansion of the coverage of Wrightsman's earlier book Personality Development in Adulthood . They encourage readers to look at the evolving nature of their own lives, and include case studies throughout to illustrate concepts in a thought-provoking, non-technical manner. more...