Aging: Ethnicity and Gender Issues by Elvia Krajewski-Jaime

By Elvia Krajewski-Jaime

This ebook is perfect for college students within the healthiness and human provider professions. It specializes in the sphere of getting older and it examines ethnicity, gender, and sexual orientation, components which are well-known by means of gerontologists as severe in realizing the social and behavioral elements that effect the existence process participants as they age. The ebook addresses 5 significant ethnic teams: Asian American, African American, Arab American, Hispanic/Latino American, and local American, and it presents a huge wisdom base of the problems, wishes, matters, and strengths of those swiftly getting older populations. This ebook was once written by means of students from various universities, of other a long time, diverse ethnicities, and of other disciplines, akin to the fields of sociology, social paintings, social welfare, anthropology, criminology, and nursing.

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