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Social Gerontology

A Multidisciplinary Perspective

by Nancy R. Hooyman

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Published by Allyn & Bacon .
Written in English


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Number of Pages542
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Open LibraryOL7410989M
ISBN 100205277721
ISBN 109780205277728

Social gerontologists might also work for government offices, such as those that are involved with Social Security benefits or Medicare. What Are the Education Requirements to Become a Social Gerontologist? Most social gerontology careers usually start with a bachelor's degree in psychology, gerontology, social work, or human services. Social gerontology is a specialization that centers on the social aspects of growing old. The goal of social gerontologists is to help older adults improve their communication and interactions with others. Ideally, they will be able to help older adults live active, independent lifestyles. Social Gerontology This unique subfield of gerontology is sometimes referred.

Buy Social Gerontology: A Multidisciplinary Perspective 9th edition () by Nancy Hooyman and H. Asuman Kiyak for up to 90% off at elizrosshubbell.com Edition: 9th Gerontology is the study of the social, cultural, psychological, cognitive, and biological aspects of elizrosshubbell.com word was coined by Ilya Ilyich Mechnikov in , from the Greek γέρων, geron, "old man" and -λογία, -logia, "study of". The field is distinguished from geriatrics, which is the branch of medicine that specializes in the treatment of existing disease in older adults.

Geriatrics is one of the fields included in the general study of old age, or gerontology, which covers psychological, economic, and social factors as well. Both public and private institutions are spending large sums of money for research in geriatrics and gerontology. Social gerontology by Robert P. McNamara, , Auburn House edition, in English.


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