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Authors: Jason L. Powell (Associate Dean of Faculty, Coventry University, UK) 
Book Description:
This book explores the concept of aging and presents it in the disciplinary field entitled 'Social Gerontology'. The book examines key theories that have emerged and the problems and possibilities of such theories to understand key social issues affecting older people such as health, welfare, leisure and identity. (Imprint: Novinka)

Table of Contents:
Chapter 1: Introduction: What is Ageing? pp. 1-10

Chapter 2: Social Theories of Ageing pp. 11-24

Chapter 3: Critical Perspectives in Gerontology pp. 25-30

Chapter 4: The Case of Gender and Ageing pp. 31-36

Chapter 5: Biographical Approaches to Ageing (Summary Sheet)pp. 37-40

Chapter 6: Foucauldian Analysis of Social Gerontology pp. 41-50

Conclusion pp. 51-54

References pp. 55-58

Index pp. 59-65

      Social Perspectives of Aging (Series Editor: Jason L. Powell, Associate Dean of Faculty, Coventry University, UK)
   Binding: Softcover
   Pub. Date: 2013 - June
   Pages: 65, 6x9 (NBC-C)
   ISBN: 978-1-62618-745-0
   Status: AV
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