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Product Description: Specialist forms of housing with care are becoming increasingly popular in the United Kingdom, largely as a result of the ageing of the population and the relative wealth of the latest generation of older people. Retirement villages and extra care housing are two models of provision that have seen particularly spectacular growth...read more

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9781847420718 | Policy Pr, September 1, 2009, cover price $89.95

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9781847420701 | Policy Pr, September 1, 2009, cover price $41.95 | About this edition: Specialist forms of housing with care are becoming increasingly popular in the United Kingdom, largely as a result of the ageing of the population and the relative wealth of the latest generation of older people.

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Product Description: The Third Edition of this popular and widely-used text provides a comprehensive introduction to the study of aging, exploring the key behavioral and social science theories, concepts, and methods. This new edition of Ageing in Society has been extensively rewritten and reflects new trends in European gerontology, incorporating recent developments in theory and research from international and interdisciplinary perspectives...read more
By John Bond (editor), Freya Dittmann-Kohli (editor), Sheila M. Peace (editor) and Gerben J. Westerhof (editor)

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9781412900195 | 3 edition (Sage Pubns Ltd, March 8, 2007), cover price $166.00 | About this edition: The Third Edition of this popular and widely-used text provides a comprehensive introduction to the study of aging, exploring the key behavioral and social science theories, concepts, and methods.

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9781412900201 | 3 edition (Sage Pubns Ltd, March 8, 2007), cover price $67.00

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By John Bond (editor) and Peter Coleman (editor)

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9780803989467 | 2 edition (Sage Pubns, June 1, 2002), cover price $141.00
9780803982826 | Sage Pubns, August 1, 1990, cover price $45.00

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9780803989474 | 2 edition (Sage Pubns, June 1, 2002), cover price $61.95

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Product Description: Social theorists have yet to assess the cultural implications of population aging. This book traces the historical emergence of stereotypes of retirement and documents their latter-day dissolution, making striking use of visual sources, especially photography...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521551502 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 1, 1999, cover price $114.99 | About this edition: Social theorists have yet to assess the cultural implications of population aging.

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9780521645478 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 1, 1999, cover price $49.99

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Ageing and Later Life reflects the diverse nature of the subject by taking a multidisciplinary approach including literary, historical, sociological, policy, psychological, philosophical and clinical perspectives. This lively and informative book features essays by major authors in the field and includes discussions of: cultural aspects of self-image and identity; current concerns relating to health and well-being; the reality of power and control in the care of older people; concepts and values which shape our understanding of ageing; issues of policy and politics; and historical perspectives on ageing and possibilities for the future. Ageing and Later Life is a set book for The Open University course K256
By Julia Johnson (editor) and Robert Slater (editor)

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9780803989658 | Sage Pubns Ltd, February 1, 1994, cover price $83.00 | About this edition: Ageing and Later Life reflects the diverse nature of the subject by taking a multidisciplinary approach including literary, historical, sociological, policy, psychological, philosophical and clinical perspectives.

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9780803989665 | Sage Pubns Ltd, March 7, 1994, cover price $58.00

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