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Author Achenbaum, W. Andrew
Title Older Americans, vital communities : a bold vision for societal aging / W. Andrew Achenbaum
Imprint Baltimore, Md. : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2005
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  HQ1064.U5 A6254 2005    AVAILABLE    30610020263851
Descript xx, 202 p. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [163]-193) and index
Introduction: A new demographic revolution demands novel structural responses -- The new faces of individual aging -- The new age of production and consumption -- (Re)creating networks for lifelong learning and sharing talents -- Reforming the U.S. health system to care for an aging population -- Renewing religious experiences and spiritual practices for a new age -- Extending the civic engagement of senior citizens -- Epilogue
Subject Older people -- United States -- Social conditions -- 21st century
Longevity -- Social aspects -- United States
Social change -- United States
Self-actualization (Psychology) in old age -- United States
Older people -- Government policy -- United States
Social prediction -- United States
Aged -- United States
Social Change -- United States
Social Planning -- United States
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