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Product Description: Providing an integrated and thorough representation of what we know from current research and contemporary society, Family Ties and Aging is the only book that shows how pressing issues of our time―an aging population, changing family structures, and new patterns of work-family balance―are negotiated in the family lives of middle-aged and older adults...read more

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9780761919568 | Sage Pubns, July 1, 2001, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: Presenting a broad examination of the issues surrounding family ties and aging, this advances textbook provides an integrated and thorough representation of current research in the field.

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9781412959575, titled "Family Ties & Aging" | 2 edition (Sage Pubns, February 19, 2009), cover price $97.00 | About this edition: Providing an integrated and thorough representation of what we know from current research and contemporary society, Family Ties and Aging is the only book that shows how pressing issues of our time―an aging population, changing family structures, and new patterns of work-family balance―are negotiated in the family lives of middle-aged and older adults.
9780761919575 | Sage Pubns, June 19, 2001, cover price $64.95 | About this edition: Presenting a broad examination of the issues surrounding family ties and aging, this advances textbook provides an integrated and thorough representation of current research in the field.
9780409811834 | Harcourt Brace, January 1, 1989, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Presenting a broad examination of the issues surrounding family ties and aging, this advances textbook provides an integrated and thorough representation of current research in the field.

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Product Description: In recent years, theoreticians, researchers, and practitioners have become increasingly interested in older adults and the aging process. This volume draws on related disciplines to better understand the biological, psychological, and social aspects of aging...read more

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9780202361826 | 3 edition (Aldine De Gruyter, October 31, 2007), cover price $65.95 | About this edition: In recent years, theoreticians, researchers, and practitioners have become increasingly interested in older adults and the aging process.
9780202361239 | 2 sub edition (Aldine De Gruyter, September 1, 2000), cover price $59.95 | About this edition: This new edition responds to the challenge of devising holistic yet specialized services for the aged constituencies whose numbers have grown in practice.
9780202360430 | Aldine De Gruyter, August 1, 1986, cover price $51.95 | About this edition: This new edition responds to the challenge of devising holistic yet specialized services for the aged constituencies whose numbers have grown in practice.

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9780202361833 | 3 edition (Aldine De Gruyter, October 31, 2007), cover price $35.95 | About this edition: In recent years, theoreticians, researchers, and practitioners have become increasingly interested in older adults and the aging process.
9780202361246 | 2 sub edition (Aldine De Gruyter, September 1, 2000), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: This new edition responds to the challenge of devising holistic yet specialized services for the aged constituencies whose numbers have grown in practice.
9780202360447 | Aldine De Gruyter, August 1, 1986, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: This new edition responds to the challenge of devising holistic yet specialized services for the aged constituencies whose numbers have grown in practice.

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A noted gerontologist makes recommendations on how to address the controversial and politically charged dilemma of public safety as it is affected by aging drivers, offering counsel on assessing an older driver's risk, talking compassionately with aging parents, and protecting older drivers from unfair limitations. Original. 35,000 first printing.

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9780061142185 | Harpercollins, November 1, 2006, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A gerontologist makes recommendations on how to address the controversial dilemma of public safety as it is affected by aging drivers, offering counsel on assessing an older driver's risk, talking compassionately with aging parents, and protecting older drivers from unfair limitations.

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Product Description: Examine the changing structure of the family as America’s population ages!As the United States’ economy evolves and manufacturing jobs disappear, the prospect of each generation experiencing a standard of living that exceeds that of their parents’ generation also disappears...read more
By Richard K. Caputo (editor)

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9780789028761 | Routledge, August 30, 2005, cover price $200.00 | About this edition: Examine the changing structure of the family as America’s population ages!

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9780789028778 | Routledge, July 20, 2005, cover price $58.95 | About this edition: Examine the changing structure of the family as America’s population ages!

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Product Description: One of the most daunting aspects of growing older is the torrent of advice we face about maintaining our physical health and our mental acuity. Entire books have been written on how to manage finances, how to avoid falls, how to care for aging parents...read more
By Christine K. Cassel (editor) and George A. Vallasi (editor)

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9780814715154 | New York Univ Pr, March 1, 1999, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: An authoritative, illustrated, practical guide explains the normal processes of aging, what medical problems are likely, how the law affects the elderly, and similar topics, and offers a comprehensive list of organizations that deal with aspects of aging.

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9780814715161 | New York Univ Pr, January 1, 2001, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: One of the most daunting aspects of growing older is the torrent of advice we face about maintaining our physical health and our mental acuity.

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Product Description: Dr. Diekemper continues to study aging with the joys and concerns of couples. She interviews twenty-one couples and presents their poignant and penetrating responses to such questions as: -- How do you keep romance alive?-- How have you adapted to physical changes?-- Do you think that you have lost any of your personal identity from your years of being partners?-- What advice and suggestions would you give those who will become elders...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781577330608 | Blue Dolphin Pub, October 1, 1999, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Dr.

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Product Description: Helps you recognise the continuity that runs across the generations from grandparents to grandchildren. This work provides a clear perspective on the actual experiences of the lives of our family and friends.
By Jon Hendricks (editor)

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9780895031662 | Baywood Pub Co, January 1, 1995, cover price $56.95 | About this edition: Helps you recognise the continuity that runs across the generations from grandparents to grandchildren.

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Offers advice on handling the physical, mental, emotional, and financial needs of the aged and includes sections on spirituality, ethnicity, self-neglect, and other issues

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9780029195178 | Rev exp su edition (Free Pr, November 1, 1993), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Offers advice on handling the physical, mental, emotional, and financial needs of the aged and includes sections on spirituality, ethnicity, self-neglect, and other issues

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9780029195185 | Rev exp edition (Free Pr, January 1, 1994), cover price $21.99 | About this edition: Offers advice on handling the physical, mental, emotional, and financial needs of the aged and includes sections on spirituality, ethnicity, self-neglect, and other issues

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Identifies specific concerns for long-distance caregivers, discussing how to handle emergencies, establishing contacts in the elderly relative's community to assist with day-to-day needs, and handling legal and financial issues

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9780962133398 | Impact Pub, April 1, 1993, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Identifies specific concerns for long-distance caregivers, discussing how to handle emergencies, establishing contacts in the elderly relative's community to assist with day-to-day needs, and handling legal and financial issues

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9781886230002 | Amer Source Books, April 1, 1993, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Identifies specific concerns for long-distance caregivers, discussing how to handle emergencies, establishing contacts in the elderly relative's community to assist with day-to-day needs, and handling legal and financial issues

By Linda Burton (editor)

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9780895031143 | Baywood Pub Co, March 1, 1993, cover price $53.95

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Tells how to recognize the signs of aging, select alternative living arrangements, and plan for an aging parent's care

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9780830639571 | Human Services Inst, October 1, 1992, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Tells how to recognize the signs of aging, select alternative living arrangements, and plan for an aging parent's care

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Product Description: Book by J.K

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9780873042413 | Families Intl, May 1, 1991, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: Book by J.

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Product Description: Director, Center for Applied Gerontology, Chicago. Handbook for the helping professions. Gerontology; social work.

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9780826175304 | Reprint edition (Springer Pub Co, June 1, 1990), cover price $38.95 | About this edition: Director, Center for Applied Gerontology, Chicago.

Product Description: Directed towards researchers and practitioners in family studies and gerontology, this completely revised Second Edition of Family Relationships in Later Life provides an innovative new collection of research-based descriptions on family relations of older people...read more

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9780803933217 | 2 sub edition (Sage Pubns, March 1, 1990), cover price $63.50 | About this edition: Directed towards researchers and practitioners in family studies and gerontology, this completely revised Second Edition of Family Relationships in Later Life provides an innovative new collection of research-based descriptions on family relations of older people.
9780803921047 | Sage Pubns, September 1, 1983, cover price $63.50 | About this edition: REPLACED WITH SECOND EDITION

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9780803933224 | 2 edition (Sage Pubns, January 1, 1990), cover price $71.00 | About this edition: Directed towards researchers and practitioners in family studies and gerontology, this completely revised Second Edition of Family Relationships in Later Life provides an innovative new collection of research-based descriptions on family relations of older people.
9780803921054 | Sage Pubns, August 1, 1983, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: REPLACED WITH SECOND EDITION

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Product Description: A collection of papers which examines the lifestyle and structure of family patterns for the elderly.

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9780898854473 | Plenum Pub Corp, October 1, 1989, cover price $37.00 | About this edition: A collection of papers which examines the lifestyle and structure of family patterns for the elderly.

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Product Description: Modern society, having evolved in the absence of a large cohort of the aged, has developed institutions inimical to their wellbeing. Their lives follow the Industrial-Christian model of work-sacrifice-reward. Their educations provide them with work skills but not the human resources to preserve their identity in retirement, even while retirement becomes an ideology...read more

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9780820407845 | Peter Lang Pub Inc, March 1, 1989, cover price $46.95 | About this edition: Modern society, having evolved in the absence of a large cohort of the aged, has developed institutions inimical to their wellbeing.

Product Description: Book by Bahr, Stephen J.

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9780669177022 | Lexington Books, January 1, 1989, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Book by Bahr, Stephen J.

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Product Description: Long term care of the elderly has become an important issue in recent years. Researchers and policy-makers are urgently seeking ways of improving social service systems in response to a dramatic increase in the number of older people as a percentage of the total population...read more

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9780803925915 | Sage Pubns, September 1, 1987, cover price $63.50 | About this edition: Long term care of the elderly has become an important issue in recent years.

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9780803925922, titled "Aging, Health, And Family: Long-term Care" | Sage Pubns, July 1, 1987, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Long term care of the elderly has become an important issue in recent years.

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Product Description: Leading authorities examine the family relationships of older people and how they are important in the context of social work practice with the elderly in this comprehensive volume. They provide in-depth coverage of the role of the social worker as a caregiver in both institutional and noninstitutional settings, and focus on the caregiving functions offered in different types of service organizations and networks...read more

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9780866565998 | Routledge, February 1, 1987, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Leading authorities examine the family relationships of older people and how they are important in the context of social work practice with the elderly in this comprehensive volume.

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Addresses the question of population aging, the growing number of the elderly, and offers constructive proposals for management in the areas of health care, women, minorities, politics, and economics
By Lydia Bronte (editor) and Alan J. Pifer

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9780393022995 | W W Norton & Co Inc, April 1, 1986, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Addresses the question of population aging, the growing number of the elderly, and offers constructive proposals for management in the areas of health care, women, minorities, politics, and economics

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