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Handbook of aging and mental health : an integrative approach

Handbook of aging and mental health : an integrative approach

Author: Yaʻaḳov Lomrants
Publisher: New York : Plenum Press, ©1998.
Series: Plenum series in adult development and aging.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Brings together diverse strategies and methodologies as well as theoretical formulations involving psychodynamic, behavioral, psychosocial, and biological systems as they relate to aging and health.  Read more...


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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Handbook of aging and mental health.
New York : Plenum Press, [1998]
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Yaʻaḳov Lomrants
ISBN: 0306457504 9780306457500
OCLC Number: 39381280
Description: xix, 539 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Contents: Toward theories in mental health and aging / Jacob Lomranz --
Declarative and differential aspects of subjective well-being and its implications for mental health in later life / Dov Shmotkin --
Control : cognitive and motivational implications / Lawrence C. Perlmuter and Angela S. Eads --
Resilience in adulthood and later life : defining features and dynamic processes / Carol D. Ryff, Burton Singer, Gayle Dienberg Love and Marilyn J. Essex --
Toward a developmentally informed theory of mental disorder in older adults / Margaret Gatz --
Conservation of resources, stress, and aging : why do some slide and some spring? / Stevan E. Hobfoll and Jennifer D. Wells --
War trauma and the aged : an Israeli perspective / Zahava Solomon and Karni Ginzburg --
Toward a temporal-spatial model of cumulative life stress : placing late-life stress effects in a life-course perspective / Boaz Kahana and Eva Kahana --
The double voice of the third age : splitting the speaking self as an adaptive strategy in later life / Haim Hazan --
Epistemology, expectation, and aging : a developmental analysis of the gerontological curriculum / Robert Kegan --
An image of aging and the concept of aintegration : coping and mental health implications / Jacob Lomranz --
Psychoanalysis, the life story, and aging : creating new meanings within narratives of lived experience / Bertram J. Cohler --
The psychoimmune system in later life : the problem of late-onset disorders / David Gutmann --
Uses of the past in adult psychological health : objective, historical, and narrative realities / Harvey Peskin --
Perspectives on the family and stress in late life / Leonard I. Pearlin and Marilyn M. Skaff --
A frame of reference for guiding research regarding the relationship between adult attachment and mental health in aging families / Victor G. Cicirelli --
Multigenerational families and mental illness in late life / Morton A. Lieberman --
Cross-cultural perspective on attitudes toward family responsibility and well-being in later years / Catherine B. Silver --
The significance of memory complaints in later life : methodological and theoretical considerations / George Niederehe --
Age-related cognitive decline and the dementia threshold / Friedel M. Reischies --
Education and dementia / A.D. Korczyn, Esther Kahana, and Robert P. Friedland --
Depression as a pivotal component in secondary aging : opportunities for research, treatment, and prevention / Ira R. Katz --
The variability of depression in old age : narrative as an integrative construct / Keith G. Meador and Dan G. Blazer --
Aging and behavioral medicine : a triaxial model / David I. Mostofsky --
Future perspectives / Jacob Lomranz.
Series Title: Plenum series in adult development and aging.
Responsibility: edited by Jacob Lomranz.
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