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The Resource The denial of aging : perpetual youth, eternal life, and other dangerous fantasies, Muriel R. Gillick

The denial of aging : perpetual youth, eternal life, and other dangerous fantasies, Muriel R. Gillick

Label
The denial of aging : perpetual youth, eternal life, and other dangerous fantasies
Title
The denial of aging
Title remainder
perpetual youth, eternal life, and other dangerous fantasies
Statement of responsibility
Muriel R. Gillick
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
With passion and compassion, Gillick chronicles the stories of elders who have struggled with housing options, with medical care decisions, and with finding meaning in life. Skillfully incorporating insights from medicine, health policy, and economics, she lays out action plans for individuals and for communities.--[book jacket]
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gillick, Muriel R.
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1064.U5
LC item number
G45 2006
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Old age
  • Old age
  • Older people
  • Aging
  • Retirement
Label
The denial of aging : perpetual youth, eternal life, and other dangerous fantasies, Muriel R. Gillick
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-330) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. An ounce of prevention -- 2. When less is more -- 3. Doing the right thing near the end -- 4. The trouble with Medicare -- 5. Is a nursing home in your future? -- 6. Assited living : boon or boondoogle? -- 7. The lure of immoratality -- 8. Making the most of the retirement years
Control code
ocm61261388
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
341 p.
Isbn
9780674021488
Lccn
2005052546
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780674021488
Label
The denial of aging : perpetual youth, eternal life, and other dangerous fantasies, Muriel R. Gillick
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-330) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. An ounce of prevention -- 2. When less is more -- 3. Doing the right thing near the end -- 4. The trouble with Medicare -- 5. Is a nursing home in your future? -- 6. Assited living : boon or boondoogle? -- 7. The lure of immoratality -- 8. Making the most of the retirement years
Control code
ocm61261388
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
341 p.
Isbn
9780674021488
Lccn
2005052546
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780674021488

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