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An Aging India: Perspectives, Prospects, and Policies by Phoebe S Liebig,S. Irudaya Rajan PDF

By Phoebe S Liebig,S. Irudaya Rajan

discover Indian coverage and perform on getting older from quite a few views!

This pathbreaking assortment offers whatever that has been lacking within the literature on getting older in India, specifically for non-Indian audiences: reviews of assorted points of getting older in India mixed with analyses of present regulations, coverage traits and proposals. you will research getting older matters from a number of perspectives—demographic foundations, social and relations family members, economics, healthiness and incapacity, present interventions, and advocacy and coverage. An getting older India additionally provide you with updated references, causes of modifications and similarities inside of India's different inhabitants, examples of courses in a variety of settings together with a geriatric sanatorium, an immense NGO, and old-age houses, and an summary of the advance of India's nationwide coverage on getting older. the place acceptable, comparisons with U.S. coverage techniques are noted.

An getting older India: views, customers, and regulations examines:

  • the demography of getting older in India
  • the present kingdom of study on getting older, and the pitfalls linked to that examine
  • source of revenue, poverty, and the issues created by means of the shortcoming of any frequent retirement source of revenue method in India
  • the health and wellbeing prestige of Indian elders and what their healthcare customers 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 position 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 rules will strike domestic with their opposite numbers around the globe. Make this ebook part of your professional/teaching assortment today!

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