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By Phoebe S Liebig,S. Irudaya Rajan

discover Indian coverage and perform on getting older from a number of views!

This pathbreaking assortment presents anything that has been lacking within the literature on getting older in India, specially for non-Indian audiences: reports of varied points of getting older in India mixed with analyses of present regulations, coverage tendencies and suggestions. you will learn getting older concerns from various perspectives—demographic foundations, social and relatives kinfolk, economics, health and wellbeing and incapacity, present interventions, and advocacy and coverage. An getting older India additionally offers you updated references, factors of transformations and similarities inside India's various inhabitants, examples of courses in quite a few settings together with a geriatric health facility, a tremendous NGO, and old-age houses, and an outline of the improvement of India's nationwide coverage on getting older. the place applicable, comparisons with U.S. coverage ways are noted.

An getting older India: views, clients, and rules examines:

  • the demography of getting older in India
  • the present country of analysis on getting older, and the pitfalls linked to that study
  • source of revenue, poverty, and the issues created by way of the inability of any common retirement source of revenue method in India
  • the overall healthiness 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 enterprises 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 regulations will strike domestic with their opposite numbers worldwide. Make this e-book part of your professional/teaching assortment today!

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