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Title Eldercare policies in Japan and Scandinavia : aging societies East and West / edited by John Creighton Campbell, Unni Edvardsen, Paul Midford, and Yayoi Saito
Imprint New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2014
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 Euro-Am Studies Lib  362.60948 EL227 2014    AVAILABLE  -  30500101537366
Edition First edition
Descript xi, 273 pages ; 23 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Machine generated contents note: pt. I Long-Term Care for the Elderly in Japan and Norway -- 1. Japan's Long-Term Care Insurance System / John Creighton Campbell -- 2. Eldercare in Norway: Content, Organization, and Financing the Care System: A Brief History, Current Status, and Future Prospects / Kjell Arne Aarheim -- pt. II Provision of Formal Care -- 3. Care Providers in Japan: Before and After the Long-Term Care Insurance / Yayoi Saito -- 4. Formal Providers of Eldercare in Norway / Steinar Barstad -- pt. III Provision of Informal Care -- 5. Changes in Family and Informal Care in Japan / Ruth Campbell -- 6. Changes in Family and Informal Care in Norway / Marit Solheim -- pt. IV Procedures of Assessment and Allocation of Eldercare -- 7. Assessment Instruments and Allocation of Services in Japan / Noriko Kurube -- 8. Assessment Instrument and the Allocation of Care Services in Norway / Unni Edvardsen -- pt. V Mechanisms for Ensuring Quality of Care -- 9. Quality of Care Services in the Japanese System of Long-Term Care / Koichi Hiraoka -- 10. Quality of Care Services in Norway / Unni Edvardsen -- 11. Conclusions: The Salience of Eldercare / Paul Midford
Subject Older people -- Care -- Japan
Older people -- Care -- Scandinavia
Older people -- Government policy -- Japan
Older people -- Government policy -- Scandinavia
Health Services for the Aged -- Japan
Health Services for the Aged -- Scandinavian and Nordic Countries
Cross-Cultural Comparison -- Japan
Cross-Cultural Comparison -- Scandinavian and Nordic Countries
Long-Term Care -- Japan
Long-Term Care -- Scandinavian and Nordic Countries
Alt Author Campbell, John Creighton, editor
Edvardsen, Unni, editor
Midford, Paul, editor
Saitō, Yayoi, 1964- editor
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