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The Resource Growing old in America, Barbara Wexler

Growing old in America, Barbara Wexler

Label
Growing old in America
Title
Growing old in America
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Wexler
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the current condition of growing old in the United States. Includes the economic status of older people; Medicare and Medicaid; the living arrangements of older adults; working and retirement; and the education levels, voting trends, and political behavior of older Americans. Physical and mental health problems; drug and alcohol abuse; care for seniors; crime; and death and dying are also covered
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Cataloging source
MiFhGG
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Wexler, Barbara
Dewey number
305.260973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • charts
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1064.U5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Gale Group
Series statement
  • Information Plus reference series
  • Gale virtual reference library
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  • Aging
  • Older people
Label
Growing old in America, Barbara Wexler
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Publication
Note
"ISSN: 1538-6686."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
chapter 1. Older Americans : a diverse and growing population -- chapter 2. The economics of growing old in the United States -- chapter 3. Living arrangements of the older population -- chapter 4. Working and retirement : new options for older adults -- chapter 5. Education, voting, and political behavior -- chapter 6. On the road : older adult drivers -- chapter 7. The health and medical problems of older adults -- chapter 8. Mental health and mental illness -- chapter 9. Caring for older adults : caregivers -- chapter 10. Health care use, expenditures, and financing -- chapter 11. Crime and abuse of older adults
Control code
GVRL6ATA
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 208 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781569958155
Isbn Type
(electronic book)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Growing old in America, Barbara Wexler
Link
Publication
Note
"ISSN: 1538-6686."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
chapter 1. Older Americans : a diverse and growing population -- chapter 2. The economics of growing old in the United States -- chapter 3. Living arrangements of the older population -- chapter 4. Working and retirement : new options for older adults -- chapter 5. Education, voting, and political behavior -- chapter 6. On the road : older adult drivers -- chapter 7. The health and medical problems of older adults -- chapter 8. Mental health and mental illness -- chapter 9. Caring for older adults : caregivers -- chapter 10. Health care use, expenditures, and financing -- chapter 11. Crime and abuse of older adults
Control code
GVRL6ATA
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 208 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781569958155
Isbn Type
(electronic book)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote

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