Social Gerontology: A Multidisciplinary Perspective, Telecourse Study Guide / Edition 3

Social Gerontology: A Multidisciplinary Perspective, Telecourse Study Guide / Edition 3

by Nancy R. Hooyman, H. Asuman Kiyak
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205292216

ISBN-13: 9780205292219

Pub. Date: 07/28/1998

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205292219
Publisher:
Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Publication date:
07/28/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
8.66(w) x 11.42(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction to the Course 1(3)
What Is a Telecourse?
1(1)
What Is Aging?
1(1)
Course Goals
2(1)
Course Themes
2(2)
How to Take This Telecourse 4(131)
Components of the Course
4(1)
What to Expect
4(1)
Weekly Instructions
5(1)
General Instructions for Assignments
5(1)
How to Learn More About Aging
6(4)
Suggested Course Syllabus
10(2)
What's Your Aging I.Q.?
12(1)
Myths and Realities of Aging
13(10)
Learning Objectives
13(1)
Summary of the Video and Text
13(1)
Key Points
14(4)
Key Terms and Concepts from the Text, Video, and Study Guide
18(1)
Self-Study Questions
18(2)
Essay Assignments
20(3)
How the Body Ages
23(8)
Learning Objectives
23(1)
Summary of the Video and Text
23(1)
Key Points
23(4)
Key Terms and Concepts from the Text, Video, and Study Guide
27(1)
Self-Study Questions
27(2)
Essay Assignments
29(2)
Maximizing Physical Potential of Older Adults
31(10)
Learning Objectives
31(1)
Summary of the Video and Text
31(1)
Key Points
32(4)
Key Terms and Concepts from the Text, Video, and Study Guide
36(1)
Self-Study Questions
36(2)
Essay Assignments
38(3)
Love, Intimacy, and Sexuality
41(8)
Learning Objectives
41(1)
Summary of the Video and Text
41(1)
Key Points
41(3)
Key Terms and Concepts from the Text, Video, and Study Guide
44(1)
Self-Study Questions
44(2)
Essay Assignments
46(3)
Learning, Memory, and Speed of Behavior
49(8)
Learning Objectives
49(1)
Summary of the Video and Text
49(1)
Key Points
49(3)
Key Terms and Concepts from the Text, Video, and Study Guide
52(1)
Self-Study Questions
52(2)
Essay Assignments
54(3)
Intellect, Personality, and Mental Health
57(8)
Learning Objectives
57(1)
Summary of the Video and Text
57(1)
Key Points
57(3)
Key Terms and Concepts from the Text, Video, and Study Guide
60(1)
Self-Study Questions
60(2)
Essay Assignments
62(3)
Social Roles and Relationships in Old Age
65(8)
Learning Objectives
65(1)
Summary of the Video and Text
65(1)
Key Points
65(3)
Key Terms and Concepts from the Text, Video, and Study Guide
68(1)
Self-Study Questions
68(2)
Essay Assignments
70(3)
Family and Intergenerational Relationships
73(10)
Learning Objectives
73(1)
Summary of the Video and Text
73(1)
Key Points
73(4)
Key Terms and Concepts from the Text, Video, and Study Guide
77(1)
Self-Study Questions
77(2)
Essay Assignments
79(4)
Work, Retirement, and Economic Status
83(10)
Learning Objectives
83(1)
Summary of the Video and Text
83(1)
Key Points
84(3)
Key Terms and Concepts from the Text, Video, and Study Guide
87(1)
Self-Study Questions
87(1)
Essay Assignments
88(5)
Illness and Disability
93(14)
Learning Objectives
93(1)
Summary of the Video and Text
93(1)
Key Points
94(6)
Key Terms and Concepts from the Text, Video, and Study Guide
100(1)
Self-Study Questions
100(3)
Essay Assignments
103(4)
Dying, Death, and Bereavement
107(10)
Learning Objectives
107(1)
Summary of the Video and Text
107(1)
Key Points
107(4)
Key Terms and Concepts from the Text, Video, and Study Guide
111(1)
Self-Study Questions
111(1)
Essay Assignments
112(5)
Societal and Political Aspects of Aging
117(10)
Learning Objectives
117(1)
Summary of the Video and Text
117(1)
Key Points
117(5)
Key Terms and Concepts from the Text, Video, and Study Guide
122(1)
Self-Study Questions
122(2)
Essay Assignments
124(3)
The Future of Aging
127(8)
Learning Objectives
127(1)
Summary of the Video and Text
127(1)
Key Points
127(3)
Key Terms and Concepts from the Text, Video, and Study Guide
130(1)
Self-Study Questions
130(2)
Essay Assignments
132(3)
Glossary 135(31)
Participants in the Video 166

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