The Cambridge Handbook of Successful Aging

Written By Rocío Fernández-Ballesteros
The Cambridge Handbook of Successful Aging
  • Publsiher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 24 January 2019
  • ISBN : 1108641431
  • Pages : pages
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Download or read book entitled The Cambridge Handbook of Successful Aging by author: Rocío Fernández-Ballesteros which was release on 24 January 2019 and published by Cambridge University Press with total page pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Recent studies show that more people than ever before are reaching old age in better health and enjoying that health for a longer time. This Handbook outlines the latest discoveries in the study of aging from bio-medicine, psychology, and socio-demography. It treats the study of aging as a multidisciplinary scientific subject, since it requires the interplay of broad disciplines, while offering high motivation, positive attitudes, and behaviors for aging well, and lifestyle changes that will help people to stay healthier across life span and in old age. Written by leading scholars from various academic disciplines, the chapters delve into the most topical aspects of aging today - including biological mechanisms of aging, aging with health, active and productive aging, aging with satisfaction, aging with respect, and aging with dignity. Aimed at health professionals as well as general readers, this Cambridge Handbook offers a new, positive approach to later life.

The Cambridge Handbook of Successful Aging

The Cambridge Handbook of Successful Aging
  • Author : Rocío Fernández-Ballesteros,Athanase Benetos,Jean-Marie Robine
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2019-01-24
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1108641431
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Summary : Recent studies show that more people than ever before are reaching old age in better health and enjoying that health for a longer time. This Handbook outlines the latest discoveries in the study of aging from bio-medicine, psychology, and socio-demography. It treats the study of aging as a multidisciplinary scientific ...

The Cambridge Handbook of Cognitive Aging

The Cambridge Handbook of Cognitive Aging
  • Author : Ayanna K. Thomas,Angela Gutchess
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-06-30
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1108641431
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Summary : Decades of research have demonstrated that normal aging is accompanied by cognitive change. Much of this change has been conceptualized as a decline in function. However, age-related changes are not universal, and decrements in older adult performance may be moderated by experience, genetics, and environmental factors. Cognitive aging research to ...

Impact of Technology on Successful Aging

Impact of Technology on Successful Aging
  • Author : Neil Charness, PhD,K. Warner Schaie, PhD
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 339
  • ISBN : 1108641431
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Handbook of Child Psychology Theoretical Models of Human Development

Handbook of Child Psychology  Theoretical Models of Human Development
  • Author : William Damon,Richard M. Lerner
  • Publisher : Wiley
  • Release Date : 2006-03-31
  • Total pages : 1088
  • ISBN : 1108641431
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Summary : Part of the authoritative four-volume reference that spans the entire field of child development and has set the standard against which all other scholarly references are compared. Updated and revised to reflect the new developments in the field, the Handbook of Child Psychology, Sixth Edition contains new chapters on such ...

Successful Aging

Successful Aging
  • Author : John Wallis Rowe,Robert L. Kahn
  • Publisher : Dell
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 265
  • ISBN : 1108641431
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Summary : The president of New York's Mount Sinai Hospital and a professor of public health present the findings of a MacArthur Foundation study showing that healthy aging is dependent on diet, exercise, and self-esteem rather than genes...

Handbook of Clinical Health Psychology

Handbook of Clinical Health Psychology
  • Author : Susan Llewelyn,Paul Kennedy
  • Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell
  • Release Date : 2003-08-15
  • Total pages : 605
  • ISBN : 1108641431
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Summary : The Handbook of Clinical Health Psychology provides a comprehensive overview of the practice of clinical health psychology. It is primarily a well-referenced but practical resource, which provides an authoritative, up-to-date guide to empirically validated psychological interventions in health care. Each contributor provides a conceptual synthesis of the area, and how ...

Re creating Neighborhoods for Successful Aging

Re creating Neighborhoods for Successful Aging
  • Author : Pauline S. Abbott,Nancy Carman,Bob Scarfo
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 262
  • ISBN : 1108641431
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Summary : "Re-creating Neighborhoods for Successful Aging provides a crucial foundation for confronting the growing aging population's demands for appropriate housing and environments. This current demographic shift is causing a transformation of attitudes and perspectives about growing older, retirement, and senior housing. To ensure that physical environments meet the changing needs of ...

Aging

Aging
  • Author : Pamela Roberts,Tracy Irons-Georges
  • Publisher : Salem PressInc
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 856
  • ISBN : 1108641431
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Summary : As the greying of America continues to shift demographics, increasing attention has been focused on what it means to grow older, both for society and individuals. This work covers various social, financial, and medical issues in order to provide a broad perspective of the ageing experience....

Journal of Sport Exercise Psychology

Journal of Sport   Exercise Psychology
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 212
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Handbook of PTSD  First Edition
  • Author : Matthew J. Friedman,Terence M. Keane,Patricia A. Resick
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release Date : 2007-05-29
  • Total pages : 592
  • ISBN : 1108641431
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Summary : This handbook reviews the latest scientific advances in understanding trauma and PTSD, discussing the implications for clinical practice and evaluating the status of evidence-based assessment and treatment....

Neurocognitive Disorders in Aging

Neurocognitive Disorders in Aging
  • Author : Daniel Kempler
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications, Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 344
  • ISBN : 1108641431
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Summary : Neurocognitive Disorders in Aging offers an excellent introduction to the common disorders that cause cognitive and related behavioral impairments in older people. The book prepares readers to readily identify abnormal behavior and make inferences about the underlying pathology, likely diagnoses, and possible treatment of those disorders. Throughout the book, author ...

The Journey of Adulthood

The Journey of Adulthood
  • Author : Helen L. Bee,Barbara R. Bjorklund
  • Publisher : Prentice Hall
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 485
  • ISBN : 1108641431
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Summary : Using a conversational writing style. The Journey of Adulthood, Fifth Edition by Helen Bee and Barbara Bjorklund presents the best and most relevant theories of adulthood. Using current research findings from the fields of developmental psychology, social psychology, health psychology, sociology, and other related fields, and by using a writing ...

Handbook of Mental Health and Aging

Handbook of Mental Health and Aging
  • Author : James E. Birren,R. Bruce Sloane,Bruce R.. Sloane,Gene D. Cohen,Barry D. Lebowitz,Donna E. Deutchman,Nancy R. Hooyman,May Wykle
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 1992-02-04
  • Total pages : 996
  • ISBN : 1108641431
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Summary : This book is a thorough revision of one of the most comprehensive reference volumes for persons working in the area of aging and mental health. The thrust of the work is interdisciplinary, and discusses research on both clinical and practical issues in aging and mental health. The multidisciplinary nature of ...

Active Aging

Active Aging
  • Author : Rocío Fernández Ballesteros
  • Publisher : Hogrefe & Huber Pub
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 193
  • ISBN : 1108641431
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Summary : Aging well and continuing to be active are often regarded as the goals in life, from individual, family, community, and population perspectives. This implies good health and physical fitness, good cognitive and positive emotional-motivational functioning, and social participation and engagement....

Handbook of Social Work in Health and Aging

Handbook of Social Work in Health and Aging
  • Author : Barbara Berkman
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2006-02-09
  • Total pages : 1127
  • ISBN : 1108641431
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Summary : This handbook presents the latest research on social work with older people, providing specialist knowledge and resources to equip social workers to care for an aging population....