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The Resource Robert N. Butler, MD : visionary of healthy aging, W. Andrew Achenbaum

Robert N. Butler, MD : visionary of healthy aging, W. Andrew Achenbaum

Label
Robert N. Butler, MD : visionary of healthy aging
Title
Robert N. Butler, MD
Title remainder
visionary of healthy aging
Statement of responsibility
W. Andrew Achenbaum
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Robert Neil Butler (1927?2010) was a scholar, psychiatrist, and Pulitzer Prize-winning author who revolutionized the way the world thinks about aging. One of the first psychiatrists to engage with older men and women outside of institutional settings, Butler coined the term?ageism" to draw attention to discrimination against older adults and spent a lifetime working to improve their status, medical treatment, and care. Early in his career, Butler seized on the positive features of late-life development?aspects he documented in his pathbreaking research on?healthy aging" at the Na
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Achenbaum, W. Andrew
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Butler, Robert N
  • Butler, Robert N
  • Gerontologists
  • Gerontology
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • MEDICAL
  • Gerontologists
  • Gerontology
  • United States
  • Gerontologists
  • Gerontology
  • Social Sciences
  • Sociology, other
  • Sociology
  • Sozialwissenschaften, Soziologie, Anthropologie
Label
Robert N. Butler, MD : visionary of healthy aging, W. Andrew Achenbaum
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Life review -- The formative years -- A professional apprentice -- Forging Washington connections -- Butler at the National Institute of Aging -- Expanding the scope of geriatrics -- Recasting the new gerontology through the international longevity center -- America's aging visionary
Control code
ocn855891043
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 268 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231535328
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/ache16442
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt3cm9cx
  • c4a5977e-f264-4c6a-b83f-c20000c59ae1
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)855891043
Label
Robert N. Butler, MD : visionary of healthy aging, W. Andrew Achenbaum
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Life review -- The formative years -- A professional apprentice -- Forging Washington connections -- Butler at the National Institute of Aging -- Expanding the scope of geriatrics -- Recasting the new gerontology through the international longevity center -- America's aging visionary
Control code
ocn855891043
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 268 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231535328
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/ache16442
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt3cm9cx
  • c4a5977e-f264-4c6a-b83f-c20000c59ae1
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)855891043

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