The cultural context of aging : worldwide perspectives / Jay Sokolovsky, editor.
"From the laughing clubs of India and robotic granny minders of Japan to the "Flexsecurity" system of Denmark and the elderscapes of Florida, experts in this collection bring readers cutting-edge and future-focused approaches to our aging population worldwide"-- Provided by publisher.
- ISBN: 9781440852015
- ISBN: 1440852014
- ISBN: 9781440858260
- ISBN: 1440858268
- Physical Description: liii, 707 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
- Edition: Fourth edition.
- Publisher: Santa Barbara, California : Praeger, 
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
A global vision of aging, culture, and context -- The life course and intergenerational ties in bultural and global context -- Aging, globalization, and societal transformation -- Cultural diversity and the ethnic dimension in aging: culture, context, and creativity -- Age-friendly communitites, kinscripts, families, and elderscapes: transforming cultural spaces for aging -- The quest for gerontopia: culture and health in late life.
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