Handbook of Aging and the Social Sciences

Handbook of Aging and the Social Sciences Handbook of Aging and the Social Sciences Eighth Edition presents the extraordinary growth of research on aging individuals populations and the dynamic culmination of the life course providing a

  • Title: Handbook of Aging and the Social Sciences
  • Author: Linda George Kenneth Ferraro
  • ISBN: 9780124172357
  • Page: 229
  • Format: Paperback
  • Handbook of Aging and the Social Sciences, Eighth Edition, presents the extraordinary growth of research on aging individuals, populations, and the dynamic culmination of the life course, providing a comprehensive synthesis and review of the latest research findings in the social sciences of aging.As the complexities of population dynamics, cohort succession, and policy c Handbook of Aging and the Social Sciences, Eighth Edition, presents the extraordinary growth of research on aging individuals, populations, and the dynamic culmination of the life course, providing a comprehensive synthesis and review of the latest research findings in the social sciences of aging.As the complexities of population dynamics, cohort succession, and policy changes modify the world and its inhabitants in ways that must be vigilantly monitored so that aging research remains relevant and accurate, this completely revised edition not only includes the foundational, classic themes of aging research, but also a rich array of emerging topics and perspectives that advance the field in exciting ways.New topics include families, immigration, social factors, and cognition, caregiving, neighborhoods, and built environments, natural disasters, religion and health, and sexual behavior, amongst others.Covers the key areas in sociological gerontology research in one volume, with an 80% update of the materialHeaded up by returning editor Linda K George, and new editor Kenneth Ferraro, highly respected voices and researchers within the sociology of aging disciplineAssists basic researchers in keeping abreast of research and clinical findingsIncludes theory and methods, aging and social structure, social factors and social institutions, and aging and societyServes as a useful resource an inspiration to those searching for ways to contribute to the aging enterprise, and a tribute to the rich bodies of scholarship that comprise aging research in the social sciences

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