Caring for the Elderly in Japan and the US: Practices and Policies

Caring for the Elderly in Japan and the US: Practices and Policies

by Susan Orpett Long
     
 

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In an era of changing demographics and values, this volume provides a cross-national and interdisciplinary perspective on the question of who cares for and about the elderly. The contributors reflect on research studies, experimental programmes and personal experience in Japan and the United States to explicitly compare how policies, practices and interpretations of… See more details below

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In an era of changing demographics and values, this volume provides a cross-national and interdisciplinary perspective on the question of who cares for and about the elderly. The contributors reflect on research studies, experimental programmes and personal experience in Japan and the United States to explicitly compare how policies, practices and interpretations of elder care are evolving at the turn of the century.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781134594122
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/11/2013
Series:
Routledge Advances in Asia-Pacific Studies
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
376
File size:
8 MB

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