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New PDF release: An Aging India: Perspectives, Prospects, and Policies

By Phoebe S Liebig,S. Irudaya Rajan

ISBN-10: 0789022397

ISBN-13: 9780789022394

ISBN-10: 0789022400

ISBN-13: 9780789022400

discover Indian coverage and perform on getting older from various views!

This pathbreaking assortment offers whatever that has been lacking within the literature on getting older in India, specially for non-Indian audiences: experiences of varied features of getting older in India mixed with analyses of present regulations, coverage developments and proposals. you are going to learn getting older concerns from a number of perspectives—demographic foundations, social and kinfolk family, economics, health and wellbeing and incapacity, present interventions, and advocacy and coverage. An getting older India additionally will give you updated references, factors of alterations and similarities inside India's assorted inhabitants, examples of courses in quite a few settings together with a geriatric health center, a big NGO, and old-age houses, and an summary of the improvement of India's nationwide coverage on getting older. the place applicable, comparisons with U.S. coverage methods are noted.

An getting older India: views, clients, and regulations examines:

  • the demography of getting older in India
  • the present nation of analysis on getting older, and the pitfalls linked to that examine
  • source of revenue, poverty, and the issues created by means of the inability of any frequent retirement source of revenue procedure in India
  • the wellbeing and fitness prestige of Indian elders and what their healthcare customers are
  • the placement for the disabled aged in India
  • elder abuse within the Indian context
  • social networks and grassroots enterprises for seniors in India
  • the position of Indian geriatric hospitals and old-age houses

The insights of the head researchers and practitioners who contributed to An getting older India: views, clients, and guidelines will strike domestic with their opposite numbers all over the world. Make this publication part of your professional/teaching assortment today!

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