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 numerous views!

This pathbreaking assortment presents anything that has been lacking within the literature on getting older in India, specifically for non-Indian audiences: experiences of varied features of getting older in India mixed with analyses of present rules, coverage developments and proposals. you will study getting older concerns from a number of perspectives—demographic foundations, social and relations kin, economics, well-being and incapacity, present interventions, and advocacy and coverage. An getting older India additionally offers you updated references, motives of changes and similarities inside of India's various inhabitants, examples of courses in numerous settings together with a geriatric health center, a huge 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 rules 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 via the shortcoming of any frequent retirement source of revenue process in India
  • the well-being prestige of Indian elders and what their healthcare clients are
  • the location for the disabled aged in India
  • elder abuse within the Indian context
  • social networks and grassroots agencies 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 rules will strike domestic with their opposite numbers all over the world. Make this booklet part of your professional/teaching assortment today!

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