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Annual Review of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Volume 32, by Jr., Bert, PhD Hayslip

By Jr., Bert, PhD Hayslip

"This assortment is a well timed and perfect contribution to the learn of resilience and the sphere of gerontology."--Anthropology and getting older Quarterly

This state-of-the technology, multidisciplinary Annual evaluate of Gerontology and Geriatrics presents a finished exam of severe matters on resilience in quite a few lifestyles domain names principal to the future health of older individuals. It examines the position of resilience in deciding on adjustment and serve as within the domain names of healthiness, grief and bereavement, actual job and functioning, spirituality, paintings, retirement, intellectual/cognitive functioning, dealing with lifestyles occasions, care giving, and psychological healthiness interventions.

The first portion of the booklet addresses such domain names of resilience as immunological functionality, tension and temper issues, emotional and cognitive resilience, adjustment to cultural and environmental alterations, and spirituality. part is anxious with sensible functions of resilience. A developmental kin standpoint is used to ascertain variations in variation to age-related demanding situations. The function of resilience in geriatric rehabilitation is mentioned as is adaptive coping in regard to loss and trauma. The textual content additionally explores resilience in regard to occupation administration, retirement, and volunteerism, considers resilience as an element of health and wellbeing in regard to public coverage, and examines exemplary public wellbeing and fitness courses and regulations and the connection of resilience to well-being care finance. additionally addressed is resilience in caregiving as a at the same time invaluable technique, medical interventions that increase resilience, and resilience from a lifespan developmental perspective.

Key Features:

  • Synthesizes the simplest present learn within the box, with direct perform implications
  • Addresses resilience in regard to immunological functionality, emotional and cognitive resilience, and spirituality
  • Explores the position of resilience in geriatric rehabilitation, profession administration and retirement, person-environ healthy, and public well-being and policy
  • Examines instructions for destiny examine and resilience-oriented interventions

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