The Resource The Life-threatened elderly, edited by Margot Tallmer [and others] ; with the editorial assistance of Lillian G. Kutscher

The Life-threatened elderly, edited by Margot Tallmer [and others] ; with the editorial assistance of Lillian G. Kutscher

Label
The Life-threatened elderly
Title
The Life-threatened elderly
Statement of responsibility
edited by Margot Tallmer [and others] ; with the editorial assistance of Lillian G. Kutscher
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • R726.8
  • BF789.D4
LC item number
  • .L54 1984
  • L722 1984
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
BF 789.D4
NLM item number
L722 1984
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Tallmer, Margot
Series statement
Columbia University Press/Foundation of Thanatology series.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Terminal care
  • Older people
  • Death
  • Attitude to Death
  • Death
  • Terminal Care
  • Thanatology
  • Aged
  • Soins en phase terminale
  • Mort
  • Mort
  • Death
  • Older people
  • Terminal care
  • Altenpflege
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Tod
  • Gerontologie
Label
The Life-threatened elderly, edited by Margot Tallmer [and others] ; with the editorial assistance of Lillian G. Kutscher
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. The Meaning of Aging. On thanatology / Anonymous -- On human behavior and the fear of death / Max M. Stern -- The meaning of aging / Glenn M. Vernon and Pauline Loveless -- Aging as ongoing adaptation to partial loss / Marcella Bakur Weiner -- Theoretical and clinical aspects of geriatric thanatology / Irwin M. Greenberg -- Negative attitudes among the elderly toward living / Barry J. Gurland -- Anticipatory socialization for death / Aaron Lipman -- Can suicide on grounds of old age be ethically justified? / H.R. Moody -- pt. II. Caregiving for the physical and emotional well-being of the elderly. Nature, convention, and the medical approach to the dying aged / Bernard E. Rollin -- Nursing care services for the elderly / Irene L. Sell -- Medical management of elderly patients : the health team approach / Dennis A. Frate and Dennis Haffron -- The family physician and care of the dying aged / Edward B. Elkowitz -- Psychotherapeutic approaches and techniques in treatment of the terminally ill patient / David B. Kassoff -- Behavioral neurology and the right to refuse treatment / Paul Hardy and Martin Albert -- Lung cancer : a challenge and new hope / Richard A. Matthay, et al. -- Living before death with chronic cancer / William A. Nelson, L. Herbert Maurer, and Peter Q. Harris -- Mortality among the bereaved / Dwight N. Mcneill -- The day hospital psychiatrist as grief facilitator in elderly veterans / Stanley E. Slivkin -- pt. III. Ecological issues in geriatric care. The elderly and the ecology of death: issues of time and space / Carel B. Germain -- Toward terminal care of the aged at home: practice, problems and implications for care / Virginia W. Barrett -- Relocation stress and mortality / Ruth Bennett -- Institutionalization--end of living: does it have to be? / Syma Crane, Rosanna Roochnik, and Doris J. Bedell -- Perspectives on death in a chronic treatment setting / Daniel J. Klenow, Thomas P. Dunfee, and Gary A. Mitchell -- Introducing a hospice program to a long-term care facility / Florence Safford -- pt. IV. Educational issues for patients and caregivers. Death education for the elderly: facing the inevitable / Sandra E. Tars -- Recreation as a survival strategy: a biophilosophy of life over death / Arlene Seguine -- Issues for residency training in internal medicine / Michael M. Stewart -- Inservice thanatologic training for long-term-care facility staff / Shura Saul -- pt. V. Public policy on dying and death. Public policy questions related to death and dignity / William E. Oriol. Commentary / Elizabeth R. Prichard -- Limiting life-sustaining medical care for the terminally ill / Lou Glasse and David R. Murray
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 359 pages
Isbn
9780231049665
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
83014263
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)09683320
  • (OCoLC)ocm09683320
Label
The Life-threatened elderly, edited by Margot Tallmer [and others] ; with the editorial assistance of Lillian G. Kutscher
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. I. The Meaning of Aging. On thanatology / Anonymous -- On human behavior and the fear of death / Max M. Stern -- The meaning of aging / Glenn M. Vernon and Pauline Loveless -- Aging as ongoing adaptation to partial loss / Marcella Bakur Weiner -- Theoretical and clinical aspects of geriatric thanatology / Irwin M. Greenberg -- Negative attitudes among the elderly toward living / Barry J. Gurland -- Anticipatory socialization for death / Aaron Lipman -- Can suicide on grounds of old age be ethically justified? / H.R. Moody -- pt. II. Caregiving for the physical and emotional well-being of the elderly. Nature, convention, and the medical approach to the dying aged / Bernard E. Rollin -- Nursing care services for the elderly / Irene L. Sell -- Medical management of elderly patients : the health team approach / Dennis A. Frate and Dennis Haffron -- The family physician and care of the dying aged / Edward B. Elkowitz -- Psychotherapeutic approaches and techniques in treatment of the terminally ill patient / David B. Kassoff -- Behavioral neurology and the right to refuse treatment / Paul Hardy and Martin Albert -- Lung cancer : a challenge and new hope / Richard A. Matthay, et al. -- Living before death with chronic cancer / William A. Nelson, L. Herbert Maurer, and Peter Q. Harris -- Mortality among the bereaved / Dwight N. Mcneill -- The day hospital psychiatrist as grief facilitator in elderly veterans / Stanley E. Slivkin -- pt. III. Ecological issues in geriatric care. The elderly and the ecology of death: issues of time and space / Carel B. Germain -- Toward terminal care of the aged at home: practice, problems and implications for care / Virginia W. Barrett -- Relocation stress and mortality / Ruth Bennett -- Institutionalization--end of living: does it have to be? / Syma Crane, Rosanna Roochnik, and Doris J. Bedell -- Perspectives on death in a chronic treatment setting / Daniel J. Klenow, Thomas P. Dunfee, and Gary A. Mitchell -- Introducing a hospice program to a long-term care facility / Florence Safford -- pt. IV. Educational issues for patients and caregivers. Death education for the elderly: facing the inevitable / Sandra E. Tars -- Recreation as a survival strategy: a biophilosophy of life over death / Arlene Seguine -- Issues for residency training in internal medicine / Michael M. Stewart -- Inservice thanatologic training for long-term-care facility staff / Shura Saul -- pt. V. Public policy on dying and death. Public policy questions related to death and dignity / William E. Oriol. Commentary / Elizabeth R. Prichard -- Limiting life-sustaining medical care for the terminally ill / Lou Glasse and David R. Murray
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 359 pages
Isbn
9780231049665
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
83014263
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)09683320
  • (OCoLC)ocm09683320

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