Family and aging policy /
Francis G. Caro, editor.
New York : Haworth Press, Inc., c2006.
237 p.
0789033739 (hard cover : alk. paper), 0789033747 (soft cover : alk. paper), 9780789033734 (hard cover : alk. paper), 9780789033741 (soft cover : alk. paper)
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New York : Haworth Press, Inc., c2006.
0789033739 (hard cover : alk. paper)
0789033747 (soft cover : alk. paper)
9780789033734 (hard cover : alk. paper)
9780789033741 (soft cover : alk. paper)
contents note
Introduction: family and aging policy / Francis G. Caro -- International view -- Policies and practices in support of family caregivers' filial obligations redefined in Sweden / Lennarth Johansson, Gerdt Sundström -- Danish home care policy and the family: implications for the United States / Mary Stuart, Eigil Boll Hansen -- A critical review of Singapore's policies aimed at supporting families caring for older members / Kalyani K. Mehta -- Families' values and attitudes regarding responsibility for the frail elderly: implications for aging policy / Nancy Guberman, Jean-Pierre Lavoie, Michel Fournier, Lise Grenier, Éric gagnon, Hélène Belleau, Aline Vézina -- Family and aging policy -- Preliminary experiences of the states in implementing the National Family Caregiver Support Program: a 50-state study / Lynn Friss Feinberg, Sandra L. Newman -- Families, work, and an aging population: developing a formula that works for the workers / Donna L. Wagner -- Commentary: what role for the Family and Medical Leave Act in long-term care policy? / Steven K. Wisensale -- Family and friends as respite providers / Carol J. Whitlatch, Lynn Friss Feinberg -- The family caregiving career: implications for community-based long-term care practice and policy / Joseph E. Gaugler, Pamela Teaster -- Zoning, accessory dwelling units, and family caregiving: issues, trends, and recommendations / Phoebe S. Liebig, Teresa Koenig, Jon Pynoos -- Resident and family perspectives on assisted living / Carrie A. Levin, Rosalie A. Kane -- Welfare reform: challenges for grandparents raising grandchildren / Casey E. Copen -- State policy decisions in the 1990s with implications for the financial well-being of later-life families / Gretchen J. Hill.
general note
"Family and Aging Policy has been co-published simultaneously as Journal of Aging & Social Policy, Volume 18, Numbers 3/4 2006."
catalogue key
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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