Encyclopedia of Health and Aging, by Kyriakos S. Markides
English | 1 edition (April 13, 2007) | ISBN: 141290949X | Pages: 680 | PDF | 9.29 MB
This is a ready reference tool for those studying health and aging in the United States and abroad. The "Reader's Guide" at the start organizes the entries by key themes to help users navigate the set more efficiently. Bottom Line with entries contributed by a wide range of experts in the areas of biology, psychology, sociology, and economics as related to health and aging, this resource will prove useful to anyone working with the aging population-even the layperson with a basic understanding of some of the more complicated terminology. As such, it should be acquired by any library serving those working with the elderly.