Thinking about dementia : culture, loss, and the anthropology of senility

Cultural responses to most illnesses differ; dementia is no exception. These responses, together with a society's attitudes toward its elderly population, affect the frequency of dementia-related diagnoses and the nature of treatment. Bringing together essays by nineteen respected scholars, this... Ausführliche Beschreibung

beteiligte Personen: Leibing, Annette [BerichterstatterIn] • Cohen, Lawrence [BerichterstatterIn]
Verfasserangabe: edited by Annette Leibing, Lawrence Cohen
Medientyp: E-Book
veröffentlicht: New Brunswick, N.J: Rutgers University Press, 2006
Umfang: 1 Online-Ressource (vii, 299 pages)
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