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The Resource Handbook on women and aging, edited by Jean M. Coyle

Handbook on women and aging, edited by Jean M. Coyle

Label
Handbook on women and aging
Title
Handbook on women and aging
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jean M. Coyle
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1059.5.U5
LC item number
H36 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Coyle, Jean M
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle-aged women
  • Older women
Label
Handbook on women and aging, edited by Jean M. Coyle
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • I. Historical and theoretical perspectives. Sexism and ageism / Erdman B. Palmore -- Images of middle-aged and older women : historical, cultural, and personal / Susan R. Sherman -- Witches, widows, wives, and workers : the historiography of elderly women in America / Carole Haber -- Images of aging women through the ages / Mary Grizzard -- Sagacious, sinful, or superfluous? : the social construction of older women / Elizabeth W. Markson. II. Economic issues. The economic status of older women / Rose M. Rubin -- Middle-aged and older women in the work force / John C. Rife --Retirement and women / Frances M. Carp. III. Health, psychological, and living issues. The health of older women : a diverse experience / Diana J. Torrez -- Developmental models of midlife and aging in women : metaphors for transcendence and for individuality in community / Jan D. Sinnott -- Life satisfaction and older women : factor structure consistency across age cohorts / B. Jan McCulloch -- Reminiscence among older women / Debra McDonald and Eileen Deges Curl -- Suicidal behavior in middle-aged and older women / Nancy J. Osgood and Marjorie J. Malkin -- Women survivors : the oldest old / Sally Bould and Charles F. Longino, Jr. -- Religion and faith development of older women / Barbara Payne-Stancil -- Voluntarism among older women / Winifred Dowling -- Living arrangements for midlife and older women / Frances M. Carp
  • IV. Racial, ethnic, and demographic issues. Midlife and older Black women / Penny A. Ralston -- Hidden lives : aging and contemporary American Indian women / Robert John, Patrice H. Blanchard, and Catherine Hagan Hennessy -- Issues and trends affecting Asian Americans, women, and aging / Darlene Yee -- Chicanas and aging : toward definitions of womanhood / Elisa Facio -- Rural older women / Viva R. Kivett. V. Relationships. Family relationships of midlife and older women / Jean Pearson Scott -- Single women in later life / Richard L. Newtson and Pat M. Keith -- Friendship patterns among older women / Rebecca G. Adams -- Older women and widowhood / Julia E. Bradsher -- Women and caregivers for the elderly / Sally Bould -- Fathers, daughters, and caregiving : perspectives from psychoanalysis and life-course social science / Bertram J. Cohler -- Conclusions and research implications / Jean M. Coyle
Control code
35159274
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 484 p.
Isbn
9780313288579
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
96032414
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Handbook on women and aging, edited by Jean M. Coyle
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • I. Historical and theoretical perspectives. Sexism and ageism / Erdman B. Palmore -- Images of middle-aged and older women : historical, cultural, and personal / Susan R. Sherman -- Witches, widows, wives, and workers : the historiography of elderly women in America / Carole Haber -- Images of aging women through the ages / Mary Grizzard -- Sagacious, sinful, or superfluous? : the social construction of older women / Elizabeth W. Markson. II. Economic issues. The economic status of older women / Rose M. Rubin -- Middle-aged and older women in the work force / John C. Rife --Retirement and women / Frances M. Carp. III. Health, psychological, and living issues. The health of older women : a diverse experience / Diana J. Torrez -- Developmental models of midlife and aging in women : metaphors for transcendence and for individuality in community / Jan D. Sinnott -- Life satisfaction and older women : factor structure consistency across age cohorts / B. Jan McCulloch -- Reminiscence among older women / Debra McDonald and Eileen Deges Curl -- Suicidal behavior in middle-aged and older women / Nancy J. Osgood and Marjorie J. Malkin -- Women survivors : the oldest old / Sally Bould and Charles F. Longino, Jr. -- Religion and faith development of older women / Barbara Payne-Stancil -- Voluntarism among older women / Winifred Dowling -- Living arrangements for midlife and older women / Frances M. Carp
  • IV. Racial, ethnic, and demographic issues. Midlife and older Black women / Penny A. Ralston -- Hidden lives : aging and contemporary American Indian women / Robert John, Patrice H. Blanchard, and Catherine Hagan Hennessy -- Issues and trends affecting Asian Americans, women, and aging / Darlene Yee -- Chicanas and aging : toward definitions of womanhood / Elisa Facio -- Rural older women / Viva R. Kivett. V. Relationships. Family relationships of midlife and older women / Jean Pearson Scott -- Single women in later life / Richard L. Newtson and Pat M. Keith -- Friendship patterns among older women / Rebecca G. Adams -- Older women and widowhood / Julia E. Bradsher -- Women and caregivers for the elderly / Sally Bould -- Fathers, daughters, and caregiving : perspectives from psychoanalysis and life-course social science / Bertram J. Cohler -- Conclusions and research implications / Jean M. Coyle
Control code
35159274
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 484 p.
Isbn
9780313288579
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
96032414
Other physical details
ill.

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