Princeton University Library Catalog

Ethics, aging, and society : the critical turn / Martha B. Holstein, Jennifer A. Parks, Mark H. Waymack.

Author:
Holstein, Martha [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Springer Pub. Co., c2011.
Description:
xxii, 298 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Ethics and aging : challenges to the received view -- The "critical turn" : alternative approaches to thinking about ethics -- Aging and the aged body -- The "third age" : cultural ideals, ethics, and the myth of agelessness -- Anti-aging medicine -- Aging and public policy : a normative foundation -- Care and justice : older people at home -- The nursing home : beyond medicalization -- Working with clients and patients -- What do we do now? abuse, neglect, and self-neglect -- Alzheimer's disease and an ethics of solidarity -- Beyond rational control : caring at the end of life -- Aging and disasters : facing natural and other disasters -- Bringing it all together.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780826116345 (alk. paper)
  • 0826116345 (alk. paper)
  • 9780826116352 (e-book)
  • 0826116353 (e-book)
LCCN:
2010044331
OCLC:
671465398
Related name:
RCP:
C - S