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The Resource Caring for the elderly in Japan and the US : practices and policies, [edited by] Susan O. Long

Caring for the elderly in Japan and the US : practices and policies, [edited by] Susan O. Long

Label
Caring for the elderly in Japan and the US : practices and policies
Title
Caring for the elderly in Japan and the US
Title remainder
practices and policies
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Susan O. Long
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume provides a broader picture of how elder care is defined at a time when ageing is becoming increasingly defined as a social problem. It is a valuable source for researchers in health and welfare, social policy and gerontology
Member of
Dewey number
362.6/0952
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Long, Susan Orpett
Series statement
Routledge advances in Asia-Pacific studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Older people
Label
Caring for the elderly in Japan and the US : practices and policies, [edited by] Susan O. Long
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of figures; List of tables; List of contributors; Acknowledgments; List of abbreviations; Introduction; Assuring care: government policies and programs; Cultural meanings of ̃securitỹ in aging policies; The socioeconomic context of Japanese social policy for aging; From the New Deal to the new millennium: bridging the gap in US aging and health policy; Changing meanings of frail old people and the Japanese welfare state; Critical issues in health care for the US elderly: beyond the millennium; Providing care: professional caregivers
Control code
ocm52059217
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 358 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203464472
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52059217
Label
Caring for the elderly in Japan and the US : practices and policies, [edited by] Susan O. Long
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of figures; List of tables; List of contributors; Acknowledgments; List of abbreviations; Introduction; Assuring care: government policies and programs; Cultural meanings of ̃securitỹ in aging policies; The socioeconomic context of Japanese social policy for aging; From the New Deal to the new millennium: bridging the gap in US aging and health policy; Changing meanings of frail old people and the Japanese welfare state; Critical issues in health care for the US elderly: beyond the millennium; Providing care: professional caregivers
Control code
ocm52059217
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 358 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203464472
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52059217

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