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The Resource The aging population, Margaret Haerens, book editor

The aging population, Margaret Haerens, book editor

Label
The aging population
Title
The aging population
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Haerens, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume explores numerous impacts of the aging population, including the economic consequences of an aging population, the social and legal issues of an aging population, social security and the medical challenges that face an aging population
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.26
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1061
LC item number
.A4298 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Haerens, Margaret
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aging
  • Older people
Label
The aging population, Margaret Haerens, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 236-238) 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
  • An aging population requires reforms to health care and social security programs
  • Committee on the Long-Run Macroeconomic Effects of the Aging U.S. Population, National Research Council
  • An aging population is bankrupting Medicare
  • Abdul El-Sayed
  • An aging population will save Medicare
  • Michael Hodin
  • There needs to be a national strategy to deal with the financial exploitation of the aging
  • Kay E. Brown
  • ch. 2.
  • What are the social and legal issues related to an aging population?
  • ch. 1.
  • Age discrimination in the workplace is a problem
  • Elizabeth Rogers
  • Age discrimination in the workplace is not a problem
  • Diana Furchtgott-Roth
  • New strategies are needed for aging job seekers
  • Charles A. Jeszeck
  • Aging populations worldwide should have strong legal protections
  • Elaine Kurtenbach
  • States must address the issue of aging drivers
  • Emily Yoffe
  • What are the economic consequences of an aging population?
  • ch. 3.
  • Is Social Security viable and effective for an aging population?
  • Social Security is a popular and effective program
  • Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
  • Social Security is an ineffective program
  • Jagadeesh Gokhale
  • Social Security is a Ponzi scheme
  • Robert P. Murphy
  • Social Security is not a Ponzi scheme
  • Los Angeles Times
  • Global aging poses long-term economic, geopolitical, and national security challenges
  • Social Security should be abolished
  • Laurence M. Vance
  • Social Security should be strengthened
  • Janice Gregory
  • ch. 4.
  • What medical challenges face an aging population?
  • Caring for an aging America in the twenty-first century
  • Robyn I. Stone and Linda Barbarotta
  • Dementia: a public health priority: executive summary
  • World Health Organization
  • Mark L. Haas
  • Seniors' sex lives are up, and so are STD rates
  • Marni Jameson
  • Depression in older persons
  • Ken Duckworth, M.D., NAMI Medical Director
  • Seniors should have better access to medical marijuana
  • David Downs
  • Seniors have growing rates of addiction and substance abuse
  • Jennifer Matesa
  • An aging population can drive economic growth
  • Robert D. Hormats
  • An aging population will cause economic stagnation and a rise in poverty
  • Eric Laursen
Control code
ocn858159362
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
252 pages
Isbn
9780737769449
Lccn
2013033583
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
1367388
Label
The aging population, Margaret Haerens, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 236-238) 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
  • An aging population requires reforms to health care and social security programs
  • Committee on the Long-Run Macroeconomic Effects of the Aging U.S. Population, National Research Council
  • An aging population is bankrupting Medicare
  • Abdul El-Sayed
  • An aging population will save Medicare
  • Michael Hodin
  • There needs to be a national strategy to deal with the financial exploitation of the aging
  • Kay E. Brown
  • ch. 2.
  • What are the social and legal issues related to an aging population?
  • ch. 1.
  • Age discrimination in the workplace is a problem
  • Elizabeth Rogers
  • Age discrimination in the workplace is not a problem
  • Diana Furchtgott-Roth
  • New strategies are needed for aging job seekers
  • Charles A. Jeszeck
  • Aging populations worldwide should have strong legal protections
  • Elaine Kurtenbach
  • States must address the issue of aging drivers
  • Emily Yoffe
  • What are the economic consequences of an aging population?
  • ch. 3.
  • Is Social Security viable and effective for an aging population?
  • Social Security is a popular and effective program
  • Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
  • Social Security is an ineffective program
  • Jagadeesh Gokhale
  • Social Security is a Ponzi scheme
  • Robert P. Murphy
  • Social Security is not a Ponzi scheme
  • Los Angeles Times
  • Global aging poses long-term economic, geopolitical, and national security challenges
  • Social Security should be abolished
  • Laurence M. Vance
  • Social Security should be strengthened
  • Janice Gregory
  • ch. 4.
  • What medical challenges face an aging population?
  • Caring for an aging America in the twenty-first century
  • Robyn I. Stone and Linda Barbarotta
  • Dementia: a public health priority: executive summary
  • World Health Organization
  • Mark L. Haas
  • Seniors' sex lives are up, and so are STD rates
  • Marni Jameson
  • Depression in older persons
  • Ken Duckworth, M.D., NAMI Medical Director
  • Seniors should have better access to medical marijuana
  • David Downs
  • Seniors have growing rates of addiction and substance abuse
  • Jennifer Matesa
  • An aging population can drive economic growth
  • Robert D. Hormats
  • An aging population will cause economic stagnation and a rise in poverty
  • Eric Laursen
Control code
ocn858159362
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
252 pages
Isbn
9780737769449
Lccn
2013033583
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
1367388

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