Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Aging

Lynn M. Tepper, MA, MS, EDM,EdD (Editor)
Thomas M. Cassidy, MAg (Editor)


Pub. Date: 9/2004

304 pp., Hardcover

ISBN-13: 9780826125750



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In this multidisciplinary text, noted leaders from a variety of fields provide students and professionals with a big picture approach to the best possible care for today's growing aging population. Addressing the extensive concerns that have arisen out of an increased life expectancy and the "elder-boom" of aging baby boomers, the contributors point to changing care and housing needs; health, mental health, and wellness concerns; and financial, ethical, and legal issues in elder care.

Contributors include Eileen Chichin, Catherine DeLorey, Marshall Kapp, Gary Kennedy, William Smith, Patricia Miller, and Thomas Campbell Jackson.