Books in category Social Science – Gerontology

  • Clinical Manual of Geriatric Psychiatry

    Clinical Manual of Geriatric Psychiatry
    James E. Spar, Asenath La Rue

    Enhanced by numerous charts and tables for easy reference, the book boasts a broad range of coverage: • Guidelines to differential diagnosis of depression — laboratory tests, psychological tests, and symptom rating scales — along with …

  • 회색 쇼크
    테드 C. 피시먼

  • The Decline of Life

    The Decline of Life
    Susannah R. Ottaway

    An important study of the history of ageing.

  • Rethinking Old Age

    Rethinking Old Age
    Paul Higgs, Chris Gilleard

    Inspired by the authors' ground-breaking work on the third and fourth age and supported by extensive sociological, medical and historical research, Rethinking Old Age offers a unique and timely analysis of the fourth age as a 'social …

  • Centers for Ending

    Centers for Ending
    Seymour B. Sarason

    This concise volume is essential reading for researchers, graduate students, professionals, practitioners, and policy makers across such fields as geriatric medicine, health psychology, social work, public health, and public policy.

  • Aging Autonomy and Architecture

    Aging, Autonomy, and Architecture
    Benyamin Schwarz

    The book will be a valuable resource for researchers, designers, and policy makers, as well as for students in gerontology and in architecture.

  • Reclaimed Powers

    Reclaimed Powers
    David Gutmann

    It is this shift in roles – a product of evolution found throughout our species – that led David Gutmann to propose a new psychology of ageing, based not on the threat of loss but on the promise of important new pleasures and capacities.

  • Hispanics and the Future of America

    Hispanics and the Future of America
    Committee on Transforming Our Common Destiny, Committee on Population, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council

    The papers in this volume provide invaluable information to explore these issues.

  • Elder Abuse Work

    Elder Abuse Work
    Jacki Pritchard

    Elder Abuse Work gives an overview of the developments and issues in both countries and draws out good practice guidelines.

  • Full Circle

    Full Circle
    Kevin H. Kirkland, Howard McIlveen

    Full Circle is a how-to book that will prove you can trigger emotional responses in an individual or group therapy session using the right spiritual cues.

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