The Resource The elderly, Sylvia Engdahl, book editor, (electronic resource)

The elderly, Sylvia Engdahl, book editor, (electronic resource)

Label
The elderly
Title
The elderly
Statement of responsibility
Sylvia Engdahl, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.260973
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1064.U5
LC item number
E39653 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Engdahl, Sylvia
Series statement
Current controversies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older people
  • Older people
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The elderly, Sylvia Engdahl, book editor, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&res_id=info:sid/gale:OVIC&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:book&rft.isbn=9780737751796&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:inde80299
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-188) 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
  • Kay Lazar
  • Positive perceptions of old age should be cultivated by the young
  • Ilan Shrira
  • In China the elderly are honored and admired
  • Kelly Clady-Giramma
  • Are elderly people unhappy with their lives?
  • Overview: research about happiness in old age yields conflicting results
  • Jeanna Bryner
  • Yes: old age is a time of decline and loss
  • Lillian B. Rubin
  • How do negative stereotypes affect Americans' perception of the elderly?
  • Giving up driving is difficult
  • Anita Creamer
  • Isolation in old age is depressing, especially for immigrants
  • Paul Kleyman
  • Elderly same-sex couples may lose their right to make choices
  • Joe Mirabella
  • No: elderly people often find happiness
  • Growing old is not as unpleasant as younger adults expect it to be
  • Paul Taylor
  • Some elderly people enjoy their old age
  • Bias against the elderly creates a negative view of aging
  • Jerry Large
  • Old age can bring serenity, and in some cases, new achievements
  • Jeanne Conte
  • Should more medical care be provided to the elderly?
  • Yes: the elderly are not receiving all the care they need.
  • The
  • need for long-term care is not being met
  • Jane Gross
  • Government control will lead to rationing of medical treatment for the elderly
  • Wall Street Journal Online
  • Thomas Day
  • The
  • Field of geriatric medicine is vanishing because of inadequate funding
  • Lewis A. Lipsitz
  • No: the elderly now receive too much needless medical treatment
  • The
  • Elderly are being harmed by over medication
  • Margaret Cruikshank
  • Some nursing home elderly get futile care
  • Associated press
  • High-tech care for people over eighty is just too costly to be justified
  • Ageism, like racism and sexism, should be challenged
  • Daniel Callahan
  • Excessive treatment of people dying of old age is cruel
  • Craig Bowron
  • What major problems are common among the elderly?
  • Poverty among the elderly is widespread in America
  • Ellen O'Brien, Ke Bin Wu, and David Baer
  • Homelessness is increasing among elderly adults
  • M William Sermons and Meghan Henry
  • Some people must continue to work in old age, yet cannot find jobs
  • Clare Ansberry
  • Robert Butler, as told to Patrick Perry
  • The
  • Elderly are vulnerable to fraud and financial abuse
  • Investor protection trust
  • The
  • Elderly in nursing homes are vulnerable to abuse
  • David Couch
  • Some elders must take drastic measures to obtain long-term care
  • Mary A. Fischer
  • Negative stereotypes about the elderly are formed in early childhood
  • Jamie Hanlon
  • Negative stereotypes about the elderly are widespread and damaging
Control code
OPPV000919439
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access limited to licensed institutions
Isbn
9780737751802
Lccn
2010043795
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) OPPV000919439
  • (WaSeSS)ssj0000919439
Label
The elderly, Sylvia Engdahl, book editor, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&res_id=info:sid/gale:OVIC&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:book&rft.isbn=9780737751796&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:inde80299
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-188) 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
  • Kay Lazar
  • Positive perceptions of old age should be cultivated by the young
  • Ilan Shrira
  • In China the elderly are honored and admired
  • Kelly Clady-Giramma
  • Are elderly people unhappy with their lives?
  • Overview: research about happiness in old age yields conflicting results
  • Jeanna Bryner
  • Yes: old age is a time of decline and loss
  • Lillian B. Rubin
  • How do negative stereotypes affect Americans' perception of the elderly?
  • Giving up driving is difficult
  • Anita Creamer
  • Isolation in old age is depressing, especially for immigrants
  • Paul Kleyman
  • Elderly same-sex couples may lose their right to make choices
  • Joe Mirabella
  • No: elderly people often find happiness
  • Growing old is not as unpleasant as younger adults expect it to be
  • Paul Taylor
  • Some elderly people enjoy their old age
  • Bias against the elderly creates a negative view of aging
  • Jerry Large
  • Old age can bring serenity, and in some cases, new achievements
  • Jeanne Conte
  • Should more medical care be provided to the elderly?
  • Yes: the elderly are not receiving all the care they need.
  • The
  • need for long-term care is not being met
  • Jane Gross
  • Government control will lead to rationing of medical treatment for the elderly
  • Wall Street Journal Online
  • Thomas Day
  • The
  • Field of geriatric medicine is vanishing because of inadequate funding
  • Lewis A. Lipsitz
  • No: the elderly now receive too much needless medical treatment
  • The
  • Elderly are being harmed by over medication
  • Margaret Cruikshank
  • Some nursing home elderly get futile care
  • Associated press
  • High-tech care for people over eighty is just too costly to be justified
  • Ageism, like racism and sexism, should be challenged
  • Daniel Callahan
  • Excessive treatment of people dying of old age is cruel
  • Craig Bowron
  • What major problems are common among the elderly?
  • Poverty among the elderly is widespread in America
  • Ellen O'Brien, Ke Bin Wu, and David Baer
  • Homelessness is increasing among elderly adults
  • M William Sermons and Meghan Henry
  • Some people must continue to work in old age, yet cannot find jobs
  • Clare Ansberry
  • Robert Butler, as told to Patrick Perry
  • The
  • Elderly are vulnerable to fraud and financial abuse
  • Investor protection trust
  • The
  • Elderly in nursing homes are vulnerable to abuse
  • David Couch
  • Some elders must take drastic measures to obtain long-term care
  • Mary A. Fischer
  • Negative stereotypes about the elderly are formed in early childhood
  • Jamie Hanlon
  • Negative stereotypes about the elderly are widespread and damaging
Control code
OPPV000919439
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access limited to licensed institutions
Isbn
9780737751802
Lccn
2010043795
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) OPPV000919439
  • (WaSeSS)ssj0000919439

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