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By Phoebe S Liebig,S. Irudaya Rajan

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

This pathbreaking assortment offers anything that has been lacking within the literature on getting older in India, particularly for non-Indian audiences: reviews of varied elements of getting older in India mixed with analyses of present guidelines, coverage developments and suggestions. you will study getting older concerns from a number of perspectives—demographic foundations, social and relatives family, economics, wellbeing and fitness and incapacity, present interventions, and advocacy and coverage. An getting older India additionally offers you updated references, reasons of transformations and similarities inside of India's varied inhabitants, examples of courses in quite a few settings together with a geriatric medical institution, an immense NGO, and old-age houses, and an outline of the advance of India's nationwide coverage on getting older. the place acceptable, comparisons with U.S. coverage ways are noted.

An getting older India: views, customers, and guidelines examines:

  • the demography of getting older in India
  • the present nation of analysis on getting older, and the pitfalls linked to that study
  • source of revenue, poverty, and the issues created by way of 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 corporations for seniors in India
  • the function of Indian geriatric hospitals and old-age houses

The insights of the pinnacle researchers and practitioners who contributed to An getting older India: views, customers, and rules will strike domestic with their opposite numbers worldwide. Make this publication part of your professional/teaching assortment today!

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