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Altruism in Later Life (Hardcover, Illustrated Ed) Loot Price: R3,125
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Altruism in Later Life (Hardcover, Illustrated Ed): Elizabeth S. Midlarsky, Eva Kahana

Altruism in Later Life (Hardcover, Illustrated Ed)

Elizabeth S. Midlarsky, Eva Kahana

Series: SAGE Library of Social Research

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The productive contribution by older adults to the lives of others through altruism and helping is the focus of this book, which provides a useful antidote to the view that the elderly are recipients rather than givers of help.

Following a brief historical survey of ageing treatments, the authors present their own theoretical model of successful ageing. Based on a carefully applied methodological review of research focusing on altruism and the elderly, the results reveal the relative frequency, nature, correlates and ramifications of the contributions they make.

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Imprint: Sage Publications Ltd
Country of origin: United States
Series: SAGE Library of Social Research
Release date: October 1994
First published: August 1994
Authors: Elizabeth S. Midlarsky • Eva Kahana
Dimensions: 215 x 139 x 19mm (L x W x T)
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 288
Edition: Illustrated Ed
ISBN-13: 978-0-8039-2768-1
Categories: Books > Social sciences > Sociology, social studies
Books > Social sciences > Sociology, social studies > Social groups & communities
Books > Social sciences > Sociology, social studies > Social welfare & social services
Books > Social sciences > Sociology, social studies > Social groups & communities > Age groups
Books > Social sciences > Sociology, social studies > Social welfare & social services > Care of the elderly
Books > Social sciences > Sociology, social studies > Social groups & communities > Age groups > Adults
Books > Social sciences > Sociology, social studies > Social groups & communities > Age groups > Adults > Elderly
LSN: 0-8039-2768-1
Barcode: 9780803927681

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