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Title Elderly men : special problems and professional challenges / Jordan I. Kosberg, Lenard W. Kaye, editors.

Published New York, NY : Springer Pub., c1997.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  305.26 ELDE    AVAILABLE
Physical description xxiii, 317 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Springer series, focus on men
Springer series, focus on men (Unnumbered)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Foreword / Robert L. Rubinstein -- Preface / Jordan I. Kosberg and Lenard W. Kaye -- 1. Theorizing Older Men / Jeffrey S. Applegate -- 2. A Demographic Overview of Elderly Men / Wiley P. Mangum -- 3. Breaking New Ground: Older Men and the Workplace / Donna L. Wagner -- 4. Elderly Men of the Inner City / J. Kevin Eckert and Lucy Geissler Repaci -- 5. Elderly Men in Retirement Communities / Burton D. Dunlop, Max B. Rothman and Chandra Rambali -- 6. Elderly Men in Prison / William A. Formby and Christopher F. Abel -- 7. Rural Older Men: A Neglected Elderly Population / John A. Krout, B. Jan McCulloch and Vira R. Kivett -- 8. Gay Men in Later Life / George S. Getzel -- 9. The Transition to Retirement / Abraham Monk -- 10. The Physical Health of Older Men: The Significance of The Social and Physical Environment / William A. Satariano -- 11. Recognizing and Treating Alcohol Abuse and Alcohol Dependence in Elderly Men / Kathleen J. Farkas and Lenore A. Kola.
12. Mental Disorders of Elderly Men / John L. McIntosh, Jane L. Pearson and Barry D. Lebowitz -- 13. The Victimization of Elderly Men / Jordan I. Kosberg and Stan L. Bowie -- 14. Informal Caregiving by Older Men / Lenard W. Kaye -- 15. Community Programs and Services / Sheldon S. Tobin -- 16. Support Groups for Older Men: Building on Strengths and Facilitating Relationships / Amanda Smith Barusch and Terry Peak -- 17. The Institutionalization of Elderly Men / Theodore H. Koff -- 18. The Status of Older Men: Current Perspectives and Future Projections / Jordan I. Kosberg and Lenard W. Kaye.
Other author Kosberg, Jordan I., 1939-
Kaye, Lenard W.
Subject Older men -- United States -- Social conditions.
Older men -- United States -- Economic conditions.
Older men -- United States -- Psychology.
Social work with older people -- United States.
ISBN 0826196705