Aging

✏Book Title : Aging Performance and Stardom
✏Author : Aagje Swinnen
✏Publisher : LIT Verlag Münster
✏Release Date : 2012
✏Pages : 201
✏ISBN : 9783643901767
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Aging Performance and Stardom Book Summary : This second volume in the Aging Studies in Europe series focuses on questions concerning the ways in which actors and socialites perform 'aging' on the stage of consumerist culture. How do celebrities - whose star personae are ultimately connected with the prime of their lives - cope with the aging process? Which public practices invite subtle adjustment to the 'age script' that focuses on the decline of physical strength and attractiveness as the years pass? (Series: Aging Studies in Europe - Vol. 2)

✏Book Title : Gender and Aging in Mesopotamia
✏Author : Rivkah Harris
✏Publisher : University of Oklahoma Press
✏Release Date : 2003
✏Pages : 288
✏ISBN : 0806135395
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Gender and Aging in Mesopotamia Book Summary : Rivkah Harris’s cross-cultural and multidisciplinary approach breaks new ground in assessing Mesopotamian attitudes toward youth and mature adulthood, aging and the elderly, generational conflict, gender differences in aging, relationships between men and women, women’s contributions to cultural activities, and the "ideal woman." To uncover Mesopotamian perspectives, Harris combed through primary sources - including literature and myth, letters, economic and legal texts, and visual materials. Even such pivotal cultural influences as the Gilgamesh Epic and Enuma Elish are reinterpreted in an original manner.

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✏Release Date : 1962
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✏ISBN : UCSC:32106017299519
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📒Aging ✍ Aleksander Kobylarek

✏Book Title : Aging
✏Author : Aleksander Kobylarek
✏Publisher : Aleksander Kobylarek
✏Release Date : 2012
✏Pages : 90
✏ISBN : 9788360425787
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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✏Book Title : Aging and Age related Diseases
✏Author : Michał Karasek
✏Publisher : Nova Publishers
✏Release Date : 2006
✏Pages : 549
✏ISBN : 1594544263
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Aging and Age related Diseases Book Summary : Ageing has become a great problem for many countries. Due to world-wide life prolongation the number of people over 6o years old has grown rapidly into a ten percent piece of the world population. The growing age of the world population raises many social, economical, and medical problems. The proportion of people in the economically active age groups to those who are over 65 is constantly decreasing. A major consequence of the increasing numbers of individuals in advanced age groups is increasing numbers of patients suffering from age-related diseases. The aim of this book is to present the basic data on human ageing as well as on age-related diseases.

📒Healthy Aging ✍ Ken Dychtwald

✏Book Title : Healthy Aging
✏Author : Ken Dychtwald
✏Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Learning
✏Release Date : 1999
✏Pages : 415
✏ISBN : 083421363X
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Healthy Aging Book Summary : In this insightful book, the nation's leading researchers, analysts, educators, and experts on health and aging policies and programs present their frustrations, findings, and insights on what current research reveals about the future of the healthy aging. They then offer sound recommendations on how to prevent a crisis in health care.

✏Book Title : Handbook of the Psychology of Aging
✏Author : James E. Birren
✏Publisher : Gulf Professional Publishing
✏Release Date : 2001
✏Pages : 677
✏ISBN : 0121012638
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Handbook of the Psychology of Aging Book Summary : The Handbook of the Psychology of Aging has become the definitive reference source for information on the psychology of adult development and aging. The Fifth Edition provides comprehensive reviews of research on biological and social influences on behavior and age-related changes in psychological function. In addition to covering environmental influences on behavior and aging and gender differences in aging, new chapters in the Fifth Edition discuss wisdom, creativity, and technological change and the older worker. This handbook is an essential reference for researchers in adult development and gerontology and suitable as an advanced textbook for courses on the psychology of aging.

📒Molecular Biology Of Aging ✍ Leonard Guarente

✏Book Title : Molecular Biology of Aging
✏Author : Leonard Guarente
✏Publisher : CSHL Press
✏Release Date : 2008
✏Pages : 610
✏ISBN : 9780879698249
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Molecular Biology of Aging Book Summary : This volume covers the major threads in the molecular genetics of aging, including genes that regulate aging, causes of aging, evolutionary theories of aging, and the relationship between diet and aging. Among specific topics covered are calorie restriction, mitochondria, sirtuins, telomeres, stem cells, and cancer.

📒Textbook Of Aging Skin ✍ Miranda A. Farage

✏Book Title : Textbook of Aging Skin
✏Author : Miranda A. Farage
✏Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
✏Release Date : 2009-12-02
✏Pages : 1220
✏ISBN : 9783540896555
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Textbook of Aging Skin Book Summary : This comprehensive ‘Major Reference Book’ compiles all current and latest information on aging skin in a two-volume set. Highly structured with a reader-friendly format, it covers a wide range of areas such as basic sciences, the different diseases and conditions which occur with aging (from malignant to non-malignant), the latest techniques and methods being used such as bioengineering methods and biometrics as well as toxicological and safety considerations for the elderly population. It also illustrates the global consumers’ sociological and psychological implications, ethnicity and gender differences and includes marketing considerations for this elderly group. This unique and comprehensive guide will become the main reference textbook on this topic.

📒Aging ✍ Lewis R. Aiken

✏Book Title : Aging
✏Author : Lewis R. Aiken
✏Publisher : SAGE
✏Release Date : 1995
✏Pages : 469
✏ISBN : 080395445X
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Aging Book Summary : In this interdisciplinary text, Lewis R Aiken examines the elements that influence people in the later stages of life. Beginning with an historical overview of gerontology, the author discusses both pragmatic and philosophical concerns within the field. Factors impacting the process and results of ageing are carefully outlined and address such areas as biology, psychology, sociology, economics and politics. The interpersonal variability of the older population is stressed throughout the book, recognizing gender, ethnic, racial and cultural differences. Each chapter concludes with: a thorough review of the material covered; a series of questions and activities designed to enhance the learning experience; and a list of sugges