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Psychology of ageing books

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Recently Published

The Lives of LGBT Older Adults Understanding Challenges and Resilience by Nancy A. Orel The Lives of LGBT Older Adults Understanding Challenges and Resilience

Uses a life course perspective to investigate how LGBT older adults have been shaped by social stigma and systematic discrimination. Although many of their experiences are similar to those of younger LGBT individuals, LGBT elders grew up in a particularly...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/01/2018

Aging and Cognition Research Methodologies and Empirical Advances by Aging and Cognition Research Methodologies and Empirical Advances

Takes an interdisciplinary look at cognitive aging - how it happens and how to study it. This book explores methods for measuring cognitive change, including how to study cohort effects. It also explores the social and psychological factors associated with...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/01/2018

Reassessing the Psychology of Ageing A Critical Perspective by Ian Stuart-Hamilton Reassessing the Psychology of Ageing A Critical Perspective


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/12/2017

Reassessing the Psychology of Ageing A Critical Perspective by Ian Stuart-Hamilton Reassessing the Psychology of Ageing A Critical Perspective


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/12/2017

The Praeger Handbook of Mental Health and the Aging Community by Doreen Maller The Praeger Handbook of Mental Health and the Aging Community

A comprehensive book written by experienced practitioners, this single-volume work describes clinical competencies, specific challenges, and applications in providing services to the elderly and their caregivers.* Includes therapeutic interventions and addresses critical elements including diversity, poverty, disability, and the law...
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/11/2017

Long-Term Outcomes of Military Service The Health and Well-Being of Aging Veterans by Avron Spiro Long-Term Outcomes of Military Service The Health and Well-Being of Aging Veterans

Using data compiled from longitudinal studies of World War II, Korean War, and Vietnam War veterans, contributors to this groundbreaking book examine the effects of military service across the lifespan. Chapters offer crucial insights into the impact of military service,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/10/2017

Learning and Cognition in Later Life by Ian Stuart-Hamilton Learning and Cognition in Later Life

Originally published in 1995, within the previous decade there had been significant developments in our understanding of the learning and motivation, together with the conceptual and cognitive development, of older adults. This understanding had been enhanced by findings from longitudinal...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/09/2017

Supercharge Your Life After 60! 10 Tips to Navigate a Dynamic Decade by Vicki > Ward Supercharge Your Life After 60! 10 Tips to Navigate a Dynamic Decade


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/07/2017

Coming Soon

Psychology of Aging A Biopsychosocial Perspective by Brian P. Yochim Psychology of Aging A Biopsychosocial Perspective

Offers a comprehensive, in-depth chronicle of issues surrounding the psychology of aging emphasizing psychology, with a foundation in the biology, and an expansion into the sociological aspects of aging. The text is divided into three sections: biological underpinnings of aging,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/01/2018

Finding Meaning in Later Life Gathering and Harvesting the Fruits of Experience by Marcia (Wright Institute, USA) Nimmer Finding Meaning in Later Life Gathering and Harvesting the Fruits of Experience
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Finding Meaning in Later Life: Gathering and Harvesting the Fruits of Women's Experience is an exploration in understanding the psychological tasks inherent for women in creating and maintaining purpose as they mature and enter their later years. With ever-increasing lifespan...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/02/2018

New Developments in Dementia Prevention Research by Kate (Dublin City University, Ireland) Irving New Developments in Dementia Prevention Research
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Worldwide, 47.5 million people have dementia and there are 7.7 million new cases every year. It is becoming clear that, at a population level, changes in lifestyle can make a significant impact on the incidence of dementia. Yet there is...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/04/2018

Other books in this genre

Navigating the Journey of Aging Parents What Care Receivers Want by Cheryl A. Kuba Navigating the Journey of Aging Parents What Care Receivers Want

Navigating the Journey of Aging Parents proposes an entirely unique approach to the field of gerontology, giving dependent care receivers a voice. Caregivers will be made aware of what care receivers truly want during life's final chapters. Exploring issues of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/06/2017

International Handbook of Positive Aging by Rachael Elizabeth Docking International Handbook of Positive Aging

As our global demographic shifts towards an increasingly aging population, we have an opportunity to transform how we experience and think about getting older and embrace the diversity and contribution that this population can bring to society. The International Handbook...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/06/2017

Social and Motivational Compensatory Mechanisms for Age-Related Cognitive Decline by Grzegorz (Warsaw School of Social Sciences and Humanities, Poland) Sedek Social and Motivational Compensatory Mechanisms for Age-Related Cognitive Decline
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Although many aspects of fluid cognition decline with advancing age, simple observation in the wild suggests that older adults, generally speaking, do very well in their day-to-day life. The study of the orchestration of cognitive, social, and motivational compensatory mechanisms...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/05/2017

The Psychology of Early Childhood A Study of Mental Development in the First Years of Life by C W Valentine The Psychology of Early Childhood A Study of Mental Development in the First Years of Life


Format: Paperback - Released: 16/05/2017

The End of Alzheimer's The Brain and Beyond by The End of Alzheimer's The Brain and Beyond

The End of Alzheimer's: The Brain and Beyond, Second Edition is the first comprehensive overview on the molecular basis of Alzheimer's outside of the brain, merging the most recent findings within the field into a single book. It aims to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/05/2017

Ageing Disgracefully, with Grace Enjoying Growing Older by Michael John Lowis Ageing Disgracefully, with Grace Enjoying Growing Older


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/05/2017

Life Transitions Theory, Strategies & Practice by Eric Anton Kreuter Life Transitions Theory, Strategies & Practice


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/05/2017

Anti-Aging Anti-Aging Secrets Anti-Aging Medical Breakthroughs the Best All Natural Methods and Foods to Look Younger and Live Longer by Ace McCloud Anti-Aging Anti-Aging Secrets Anti-Aging Medical Breakthroughs the Best All Natural Methods and Foods to Look Younger and Live Longer


Format: Paperback - Released: 13/03/2017

Anti-Aging Anti-Aging Secrets Anti-Aging Medical Breakthroughs the Best All Natural Methods and Foods to Look Younger and Live Longer by Ace McCloud Anti-Aging Anti-Aging Secrets Anti-Aging Medical Breakthroughs the Best All Natural Methods and Foods to Look Younger and Live Longer


Format: Paperback - Released: 13/03/2017

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