Contemporary Issues in Gerontology: Promoting Positive Ageing
Victor Minichiello, Irene Coulson
Taylor & Francis, 2005 - Medical - 320 pages
Written by leading international experts, this book helps students and practitioners to better understand and cater for the needs of our ageing population. It examines:
Investigating current critical debates in health and social science, the book explores innovative new approaches to aged care and ageing. By using international examples and a multidisciplinary approach, this comprehensive textbook provides a broad understanding of ageing from a social perspective and analyzes concepts of ageism, healthy ageing and positive ageing.