The Resource The Elderly : opposing viewpoints, Karin Swisher, book editor, Tara P. Deal, assistant editor

The Elderly : opposing viewpoints, Karin Swisher, book editor, Tara P. Deal, assistant editor

Label
The Elderly : opposing viewpoints
Title
The Elderly
Title remainder
opposing viewpoints
Statement of responsibility
Karin Swisher, book editor, Tara P. Deal, assistant editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Various authors debate age-related issues: How does society view the elderly? Do the elderly need outside help? Is social security distributed fairly? and Can society meet the elderly's health care needs?
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1061
LC item number
.E375 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WT 30 E37 1990
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1966-
  • 1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Swisher, Karin
  • Deal, Tara P.
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Social security
  • Old age
  • Critical thinking
  • Aged
  • Health Services for the Aged
  • Social Conditions
  • Older people
  • Personnes âgées
  • Personnes âgées
  • Personnes âgées
  • Sécurité sociale
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Social security
  • Alter
  • Aufsatzsammlung
Label
The Elderly : opposing viewpoints, Karin Swisher, book editor, Tara P. Deal, assistant editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The elderly are mistreated by society / Pat Moore with Marty Jerome -- The elderly are not mistreated by society / Leslie Lenkowsky -- Elderly voters influence America's elections / Margot Hornblower -- The influence of elderly voters is exaggerated / Robert H. Binstock -- Advertisers promote a positive view of the elderly / Ken Dychtwald & Joe Flower -- Advertisers promote a negative view of the elderly / Eva Pomice -- The elderly are a burden to their children / Grace W. Weinstein -- The elderly are a benefit to their children / Eric R. Kingson, Barbara A. Hirshorn & John M. Cornman -- The elderly are poor / Families USA Foundation -- The elderly are not poor / Robert England -- The elderly's wealth is exaggerated / Ronald F. Pollack -- The elderly's wealth is not exaggerated / Kenneth Eskey -- Poverty among the elderly is overestimated / Peter G. Peterson & Neil Howe -- Poverty among the elderly is underestimated / Meredith Minkler -- Society should do more for the elderly / William R. Hutton -- Society should do less for the elderly / Henry Fairlie -- Social security is fair / Merton C. Bernstein & Joan Brodshuag Bernstein -- Social security is unfair / Harold E. Fey -- Social security benefits should be expanded / Dollars & Sense -- Social security benefits should be reduced / Lee Smith -- The elderly should be guaranteed full access to health care / Alan Sager -- The elderly cannot be guaranteed full access to health care / Richard D. Lamm -- Health care for the elderly should be limited / Daniel Callahan -- Health care for the elderly should not be limited / Amitai Etzioni -- National insurance should fund long-term care / Robert Kuttner -- Private citizens should fund long-term care / Peter J. Ferrara -- Nursing homes are beneficial / Lou L. Hartney -- Nursing homes are harmful / Nancy Fox
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
216 pages
Isbn
9780899084756
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
89025950
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)20827785
  • (OCoLC)ocm20827785
Label
The Elderly : opposing viewpoints, Karin Swisher, book editor, Tara P. Deal, assistant editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The elderly are mistreated by society / Pat Moore with Marty Jerome -- The elderly are not mistreated by society / Leslie Lenkowsky -- Elderly voters influence America's elections / Margot Hornblower -- The influence of elderly voters is exaggerated / Robert H. Binstock -- Advertisers promote a positive view of the elderly / Ken Dychtwald & Joe Flower -- Advertisers promote a negative view of the elderly / Eva Pomice -- The elderly are a burden to their children / Grace W. Weinstein -- The elderly are a benefit to their children / Eric R. Kingson, Barbara A. Hirshorn & John M. Cornman -- The elderly are poor / Families USA Foundation -- The elderly are not poor / Robert England -- The elderly's wealth is exaggerated / Ronald F. Pollack -- The elderly's wealth is not exaggerated / Kenneth Eskey -- Poverty among the elderly is overestimated / Peter G. Peterson & Neil Howe -- Poverty among the elderly is underestimated / Meredith Minkler -- Society should do more for the elderly / William R. Hutton -- Society should do less for the elderly / Henry Fairlie -- Social security is fair / Merton C. Bernstein & Joan Brodshuag Bernstein -- Social security is unfair / Harold E. Fey -- Social security benefits should be expanded / Dollars & Sense -- Social security benefits should be reduced / Lee Smith -- The elderly should be guaranteed full access to health care / Alan Sager -- The elderly cannot be guaranteed full access to health care / Richard D. Lamm -- Health care for the elderly should be limited / Daniel Callahan -- Health care for the elderly should not be limited / Amitai Etzioni -- National insurance should fund long-term care / Robert Kuttner -- Private citizens should fund long-term care / Peter J. Ferrara -- Nursing homes are beneficial / Lou L. Hartney -- Nursing homes are harmful / Nancy Fox
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
216 pages
Isbn
9780899084756
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
89025950
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)20827785
  • (OCoLC)ocm20827785

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