Télécharger le livre :  Resilience and Aging

Older aged adults face many adversities over the later life course. This edited volume will address the ways in which seniors bounce back from different types and combinations of adversity – termed “resilience”. While research has been accumulating that identifies...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2021-01-04
Collection : Risk, Systems and Decisions
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
116,04
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Télécharger le livre :  Grandparenting Children with Disabilities

Childhood disabilities, particularly cognitive disabilities, are on the rise yet social programs and services to help US families respond to disabilities are not. Many families turn to grandparents for assistance juggling work, family responsibilities, and specialized...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2020-08-29

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
84,39
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Télécharger le livre :  The Human Rights of Older Persons

This book provides a comprehensive human rights analysis of key areas of law affecting older persons, including legal capacity; elder abuse; accommodation and aged care; healthcare; employment; financial security, retirement, and estate planning; and social and cultural...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2020-08-07

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
105,49
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Télécharger le livre :  Centenarians

This book focuses on centenarians – people aged 100 and over – one of the fastest growing segments of the population in most developed countries. Drawing on official international and national data, it describes the longevity phenomenon and profiles socio-demographic,...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2020-07-23
Collection : SpringerBriefs in Aging
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
52,74
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Télécharger le livre :  Alternde Gesellschaft im Wandel

Das Buch untersucht die inhaltlichen und strukturellen Herausforderungen, vor der unsere Gesellschaft angesichts einer stetig steigenden Lebenserwartung und einer zunehmenden Vielfalt unterschiedlicher Lebensentwürfe steht. Sind wir vorbereitet auf die Bedürfnisse einer...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2020-05-15
Collection : Schriften zu Gesundheit und Gesellschaft - Studies on Health and Society
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
66,05
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Télécharger le livre :  Caring for Latinxs with Dementia in a Globalized World

This volume provides a broad and critical presentation of the behavioral and psychosocial treatments of Latinxs with dementia in the United States (U.S.) and across a representative sample of Spanish-speaking countries in the world. The compendium of chapters, written...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2020-03-25

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
138,03
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Télécharger le livre :  Revisiting Economic Vulnerability in Old Age

This book offers an interdisciplinary analysis of the experience of economic vulnerability among older adults. Drawing on various fields ranging from happiness, economics to stress research, it integrates assessments from objective and subjective measurement...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2020-03-04
Collection : Life Course Research and Social Policies
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
105,49
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Télécharger le livre :  Personality and Healthy Aging in Adulthood

This book highlights international efforts to better understand the role of individual differences in healthy aging by exploring new directions, methods, and questions within the field. The book considers how to measure personality and personality change during...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2020-02-28
Collection : International Perspectives on Aging
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
116,04
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Télécharger le livre :  Extended Working Life Policies

This open access book addresses the current debate on extended working life policy by considering the influence of gender and health on the experiences of older workers. Bringing together an international team of scholars, it tackles issues as gender, health status and...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2020-02-28

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
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Télécharger le livre :  Ageing-Friendly Neighbourhoods in Singapore, Asia-Pacific, Europe and North America

This book brings together the emerging body of work on age-friendly neighbourhoods in Singapore, the Asia-Pacific region, Europe and North America. It begins with an overview chapter on the current state of policy, practice and research on age-friendly neighbourhoods in...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2020-01-09
Collection : SpringerBriefs in Aging
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
52,74
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Télécharger le livre :  Advances in Elder Abuse Research

This book provides an insight into advances in elder abuse in the areas of research, policy, practice and legislation. It provides readers with a broad understanding of the topic and considers the progress in elder abuse knowledge. The book explores the nexus of ageism...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2020-01-01
Collection : International Perspectives on Aging
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
94,94
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Télécharger le livre :  Quality of Life and Person-Centered Care for Older People

This book explores the meaning of quality of life in care for older persons and introduces the reader to their main concerns when receiving care. Based on qualitative research, it pays particular attention to the needs and requirements of older people, considering their...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2019-11-15

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
49,57
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Télécharger le livre :  Current and Emerging Trends in Aging and Work

This timely volume provides an up-to-date and comprehensive summary about what is known about aging and work and addresses the challenges and opportunities confronting older workers and organizations. The authors describe current and emerging topics related to work and...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2019-09-13

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
73,84
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Télécharger le livre :  Quality of Life in Japan

This edited volume approaches the life experiences and well-being of Japanese people from an empirical perspective. It explores the current trend of happiness among Japanese over time and examines the association of income, lifestyle, and perceived life conditions using...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2019-08-27
Collection : Quality of Life in Asia
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
73,84
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Télécharger le livre :  New Challenges to Ageing in the Rural North

This book provides an underexplored view of ageing, one that conceives older people as valuable resources in their communities, as active citizens with both voice, and an agency that includes the capacity for resistance. It acknowledges that becoming old with dignity...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2019-08-26
Collection : International Perspectives on Aging
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
73,84
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Télécharger le livre :  Centenarians

This state-of-the-art review on longevity focuses on centenarians, studied as a model of positive biology. The extraordinary rise in the elderly population in developed countries underscores the importance of studies on ageing and longevity in order to decrease the...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2019-08-05

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
58,01
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Télécharger le livre :  Senior Cohousing

This book presents a concise description and qualitative exploration of a new residential option for older adults: senior cohousing. It describes the practical, structural and communal aspects of senior cohousing and shares the lived experiences of actual residents....
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2019-07-12
Collection : SpringerBriefs in Aging
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
52,74
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Télécharger le livre :  Human-Centered Digitalization and Services

This book provides a timely overview of the impacts of digitalization from the perspective of everyday life, and argues that one central issue in digitalization is the development of new types of services that digitalization enables, but which are often overlooked due...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2019-06-03
Collection : Translational Systems Sciences
Format(s) : PDF, ePub
73,84
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Télécharger le livre :  Social Support Networks, Coping and Positive Aging Among the Community-Dwelling Elderly in Hong Kong

The dramatically increasing aging population of Hong Kong has elicited new risks and opportunities to facilitate a positive life for older adults. This book offers a holistic review of gerontological theories and literature, and constructs a conceptual framework of...
Editeur : Springer
Parution : 2019-01-04

Format(s) : PDF, ePub
89,66
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Télécharger le livre :  How to Live Forever

Using this helpful book, learn how the secret to happiness and longevity can be found through mentoring the next generation.In How to Live Forever, Encore.org founder and CEO Marc Freedman tells the story of his thirty-year quest to answer some of contemporary...
Editeur : PublicAffairs
Parution : 2018-11-20

Format(s) : ePub
2,49
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