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Agenda for an Aging Society

Robert H. Binstock

Agenda for an Aging Society

by Robert H. Binstock

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Published by Basic Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology - General,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9604202M
    ISBN 100465000878
    ISBN 109780465000876

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    aging, in biology, cumulative changes in an organism, organ, tissue, or cell leading to a decrease in functional capacity. In humans, aging is associated with degenerative changes in the skin, bones, heart, blood vessels, lungs, nerves, and other organs and tissues. Generations is the quarterly journal of the American Society on Aging. Each issue is devoted to bringing together the most useful and current knowledge about a specific topic in the field of aging, with emphasis on practice, research, and policy.


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The Aging & Society Knowledge Community Book Imprint aims to set new standards in participatory knowledge creation and scholarly publicatio Aging & Social Change Research Network. Suggested Citation:"Appendix A: Agenda."National Research Council.

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She will be joined for a Q&A by Bill Benson, a thought leader and driving force in health and aging issues for more than four decades. The Myth of the “Aging Society” As a subscriber, you will enjoy unlimited access to our On Point suite of long reads and book reviews, Say More contributor interviews, The Year Ahead magazine, the full PS archive, and much more.

You will also directly support our mission of delivering the highest-quality commentary on the world's most. `Ageing in Society brings forth exciting new questions, fresh perspectives, and a necessary critical approach to key issues - this is indeed an authoritative introduction. The authors not only have made significant contributions to gerontology, but offer the reader considerations for what could be, not just what is, the design of old age in society.

Aging in the modern society is a social problem on its own. The elderly individuals in the modern society have less power and lower social status, but they cannot accept ageing as a way in which cannot be avoided at all. It is a natural way in which the human body undergoes some deterioration.

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The Aging Agenda was a comprehensive view of the issues faced by older adults in the community and suggested opportunities for improvement in the form of recommendations. Aspects of aging were categorized into eight central domains of living.

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Doody's Score: 91, 4 Stars "[This] book's unfading preoccupation with social context, social processes, and social structures distinguishes itself and greatly contributes to the discourse in gerontology."--The Gerontologist This is a comprehensive textbook for both undergraduate and graduate level courses, detailing the impact of societal forces on the aging process.

Founded inthe Aging & Social Change Research Network is a forum for discussion of challenges and opportunities for a rapidly growing segment of the population worldwide. The process of aging is a concern for individuals, families, communities, and nations.

The social context of aging provides a rich background for community dialogue on this, one of the critical questions of our time. The AGS Annual Scientific Meeting is the premier educational event in geriatrics, providing the latest information on clinical care, research on aging, and innovative models of care delivery.

Held annually, the AGS Annual Scientific Meeting addresses the educational needs .Agenda Council on Ageing Society and informs this introduction and the essays in this book.

Why is population ageing attracting so much attention now? One reason is that the rapid ageing of humanity is perhaps the most salient and dynamic aspect of modern demography.In this important and timely collection, some of the best minds in gerontology and bioethics—including Nancy Dubler, Rick Moody, Andrew Achenbaum, Robert Hudson, and Robert Binstock—explore the ethical, social, and political challenges of an aging society.