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dc.contributor.authorHill, Twyla J.
dc.date.accessioned2016-09-16T19:02:06Z
dc.date.available2016-09-16T19:02:06Z
dc.date.issued2015
dc.identifier.citationHill, Twyla J. 2015. Chapter 1 -- Social context of family caregiving. In: Family caregiving in aging populations by Palgrave Macmillan US, Book Series: Palgrave Pivot:pp 1-17en_US
dc.identifier.isbn978-1-137-51156-0
dc.identifier.otherWOS:000378169600002
dc.identifier.urihttp://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1057/9781137511560_1
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10057/12424
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dc.description.abstractThe historical and current contexts of caregiving in later life in the United States are briefly discussed. A short description of the types of health problems typical in the elderly and affecting their need for care is included. This section also describes the occurrence of needing or giving care currently and future predictions of its prevalence. The factors that affect provision of care and the consequences of furnishing that assistance are also briefly reviewed.en_US
dc.language.isoen_USen_US
dc.publisherPalgrave Macmillan USen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesPalgrave Pivot;
dc.subjectAgingen_US
dc.subjectCaregivingen_US
dc.subjectDisabilitiesen_US
dc.subjectElderlyen_US
dc.subjectFamilyen_US
dc.titleChapter 1 -- Social context of family caregivingen_US
dc.typeBook chapteren_US
dc.rights.holderPalgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc.en_US


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