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Psycho-social aspects of aging in India

Paramjeet Kaur Dhillon

Psycho-social aspects of aging in India

by Paramjeet Kaur Dhillon

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Published by Concept Pub. Co. in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Aging -- India.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesPsychosocial aspects of aging in India.
      StatementParamjeet Kaur Dhillon.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH529 .D55 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination358 p. ;
      Number of Pages358
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1377438M
      ISBN 108170224268
      LC Control Number92909542
      OCLC/WorldCa29009873

        As we review the three books on psychosocial aspects of death and dying, we must not forget the movement from the sacred to the profane—the cultural growth of materialism in America. One cannot separate the elderly from the narcissistic culture that devalues old age (Lasch, ). Some sociologists have long warned us of the concomitant Cited by: 2. Isolation is a psychosocial problem that involves separation of elderly persons from social or familiar contact, community involvement and access to services.

      title: psychosocial aspects of aging 1 psychosocial aspects of aging. aging in america ; 2 old age and the elderly have a variety of expectations and namesfew are positive. The book is also important because it offers a perspective that is very rarely found in books about India, which are mostly written by Europeans and Americans. Paz comes from a society which has had a somewhat similar experience to India – in terms of dealing with an extremely conservative-minded colonialism, and coming out of that and trying.

      Geropsychology is a field within psychology devoted to the study of aging and the provision of clinical services for older adults. As researchers, geropsychologists expand knowledge of the normal aging process and design and test psychological interventions that address problems that commonly arise as people age. - the physiological changes that reduce the efficiency of organ systems, such as the lungs, heart, and the circulatory system and may affect functioning over time, but not necessarily result in disease or death.


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