7 edition of Perspectives in social gerontology found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||Robert B. Enright, Jr, editor.|
|Contributions||Enright, Robert B., 1950-|
|LC Classifications||HQ1061 .P35 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 406 p. :|
|Number of Pages||406|
|LC Control Number||93028829|
The concept of empowerment will be seen as linking all four of these conceptual approaches, and case studies and examples will be used to illustrate the relevance of these alternative perspectives for better understanding and addressing the problems and challenges facing gerontology in the years ahead. Social Gerontology: A Multidisciplinary Perspective Nancy R. Hooyman, H. Asuman Kiyak Snippet view - Nancy R. Hooyman, H. Asuman Kiyak No preview available -
Frank J. Whittington, PhD, is professor emeritus of gerontology, Department of Social Work, at George Mason University, and professor emeritus of sociology at Georgia State University (GSU), where he was both a faculty member (–95) and director (–) of the Gerontology Institute. His research interests focus on the social dimensions of health and health care of older persons. This book is authored by social gerontologists from the UK and the USA. Together they present an interdisciplinary perspective and reflect a global approach to the presentation of key concepts in social gerontology. Category: Social Science Social Gerontology.
These explanations, summarized in Table “Theory Snapshot”, have their merits and shortcomings, but together they help us understand patterns of social aging. They fall roughly into either the functionalist, social interactionist, or conflict approaches discussed in Chapter 1 “Sociology and the Sociological Perspective”. Buy Social Gerontology: Pearson New International Edition: A Multidisciplinary Perspective by Nancy R. Hooyman, H. Asuman Kiyak online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now.
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Title: Introduction: Critical Perspectives in Social Gerontology: Author(s): Baars, J.; Dannefer, D.; Walker, A.; Philipson, C. Publication year: This is a current required textbook for my Social Gerontology class.
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This volume intends to re-establish social gerontology as a discipline that has pragmatic links to policy and practice. Collectively, the chapters enrich public debates about the moral, cultural and economic questions surrounding aging, thereby ameliorating the “problems” associated with aging societies.
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Through an exploration of earlier and later-life stages and the dynamic changes in intergenerational relations.Critical Perspectives in Social Gerontology Jan Baars, Dale Dannefer, Chris Phillipson, and Alan Walker This book is the product of our shared conviction that mainstream social geron-tology has paid insufficient attention to the degree to which age and aging are socially constituted (Baars, ) and to the ways in which both age and aging.Social gerontology draws on a broad array of theoretical perspectives and social theories from several disciplines, but rarely has it developed its own interdisciplinary theories or theoretical perspectives.
By theoretical perspective, we refer to an articulated set of concepts held to be important for the understanding of a social phenomenon.