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Aging our way : lessons for living from 85 and beyond, Meika Loe

Label
Aging our way : lessons for living from 85 and beyond
Title
Aging our way
Title remainder
lessons for living from 85 and beyond
Statement of responsibility
Meika Loe
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Elders 85 years and older are the fastest growing segment of the population in the U.S. and in many other countries. Aging Our Way examines how the very old navigate the challenges of loneliness, disability, and loss, while staying healthy, connected, and comfortable
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Loe, Meika
Dewey number
646.70084/6
Illustrations
photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1061
LC item number
.L59 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aging
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Quality of life
  • Well-being
Target audience
adult
Label
Aging our way : lessons for living from 85 and beyond, Meika Loe
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [287]-309) 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
  • Lesson 7) Resort to tomfoolery
  • Lesson 8) Care for others
  • Lesson 9) Reach out to family
  • Lesson 10) Get intergenerational; redefine family
  • Lesson 11) Insist on hugs
  • Lesson 12) Be adaptable
  • Lesson 13) Accept and prepare for death
  • Conclusion: new perspectives on the oldest old
  • Postscript: on doing ninety (by Ann)
  • Epilogue: updates on study participants
  • Prologue: 30-60-90 : on age and perspective
  • Appendix: best practices in supporting aging in place
  • Introduction: Living at home and making it work
  • Lesson 1) Continue to do what you did
  • Lesson 2) (Re) design your living space
  • Lesson 3) Live in moderation
  • Lesson 4) Take time for self
  • Lesson 5) Ask for help; mobilize resources
  • Lesson 6) Connect with peers
Control code
19304410
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 327 pages
Isbn
9780199797905
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011008731
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
photographs
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn704381142
  • (OCoLC)704381142
Label
Aging our way : lessons for living from 85 and beyond, Meika Loe
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [287]-309) 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
  • Lesson 7) Resort to tomfoolery
  • Lesson 8) Care for others
  • Lesson 9) Reach out to family
  • Lesson 10) Get intergenerational; redefine family
  • Lesson 11) Insist on hugs
  • Lesson 12) Be adaptable
  • Lesson 13) Accept and prepare for death
  • Conclusion: new perspectives on the oldest old
  • Postscript: on doing ninety (by Ann)
  • Epilogue: updates on study participants
  • Prologue: 30-60-90 : on age and perspective
  • Appendix: best practices in supporting aging in place
  • Introduction: Living at home and making it work
  • Lesson 1) Continue to do what you did
  • Lesson 2) (Re) design your living space
  • Lesson 3) Live in moderation
  • Lesson 4) Take time for self
  • Lesson 5) Ask for help; mobilize resources
  • Lesson 6) Connect with peers
Control code
19304410
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 327 pages
Isbn
9780199797905
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011008731
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
photographs
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn704381142
  • (OCoLC)704381142

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