International Library of Ethics, Law, and the New Medicine

Aging: Caring for Our Elders

Editors: Weisstub, D.N., Thomasma, D.C., Gauthier, S., Tomossy, G.F. (Eds.)

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Caring for Our Elders is the second of three volumes on Aging conceived for the International Library of Ethics, Law, and the New Medicine. Leading scholars from a range of disciplines address some of the major issues in elder care facing modern nations: familial duties of care, the future of social welfare systems, housing, dementia, abuse and neglect.

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  • Across the Generations

    Wenger, G. Clare

    Pages 1-18

  • Family Caregiving

    Jecker, Nancy S.

    Pages 19-28

  • Family Care for Frail Elders and Norms of Caregiver Well-Being at the Turn of the Twenty-First Century

    Howe, Anna L. (et al.)

    Pages 29-47

  • Care for Elderly People in Sweden

    Thorslund, Mats (et al.)

    Pages 49-63

  • Financing Long-Term Care in the United States

    Kaplan, Richard L.

    Pages 65-82

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eBook $179.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-94-017-0675-9
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $229.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4020-0181-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $229.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-90-481-5897-3
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Aging: Caring for Our Elders
Editors
  • David N. Weisstub
  • David C. Thomasma
  • S. Gauthier
  • G.F. Tomossy
Series Title
International Library of Ethics, Law, and the New Medicine
Series Volume
11
Copyright
2001
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht
eBook ISBN
978-94-017-0675-9
DOI
10.1007/978-94-017-0675-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4020-0181-9
Softcover ISBN
978-90-481-5897-3
Series ISSN
1567-8008
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 244
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