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Caregiving contexts : cultural, familial, and societal implications / Maximiliane E. Szinovacz, Adam Davey.

Szinovácz, Maximiliane (editor.). Davey, Adam, (editor.). ProQuest LLC. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780826102874 (electronic book)
  • ISBN: 0826102875 (electronic book)
  • Physical Description: 1 eBook.
  • Publisher: New York : Springer Pub., 2008

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General Note:
ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Source.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Foreword / Stephen H. Zarit -- Introduction: caregiving in context / Adam Davey, and Maximiliane E. Szinovacz -- Sociocultural contexts -- Demographic change and the future of informal caregiving / Peter Uhlenberg, and Michelle Cheuk -- Choosing between paid elder care and unpaid help from adult children: the role of relative prices in the care decision / Richard W. Johnson -- Commitment to caring: filial responsibility and the allocation of support by adult children to older mothers / Merril Silverstein, Stephen Conroy, and Daphna Gans -- Cross-national variations in elder care: antecedents and outcomes / Ariela Lowenstein, Ruth Katz, and Nurit Gur-Yaish -- Familial contexts -- Spouses caring for spouses: untangling the influences of relationship and gender / Eleanor Palo Stoller, and Casey Schroeder Miklowski -- Division of care among adult children / Adam Davey, and Maximiliane E. Szinovacz -- Children in caregiving families / Maximiliane E. Szinovacz -- Sociopolitical contexts -- Workplace policies and caregiving / Eliza K. Pavalko, Kathryn A. Henderson, and Amanda Cott -- Caregiving policies in the United States: framing a national agenda / Steven K. Wisensale -- Family care for elders in Europe: policies and practices / Gerdt Sundström, Bo Malmberg, Mayte Sancho Castiello, Elena del Barrio, Penélope Castejon, Maria Angeles Tortosa, and Lennarth Johansson -- Caregiving contexts: implications for research and policy / Maximiliane E. Szinovacz, and Adam Davey.
Subject: Older people > Care > Cross-cultural studies.
Older people > Home care > Cross-cultural studies.
Older people > Family relationships > Cross-cultural studies.
Caregivers > Cross-cultural studies.
Older people > Government policy > Cross-cultural studies.
Genre: Electronic books.
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