Challenges of Latino Aging in the Americas by William A. Vega,Kyriakos S. Markides,Jacqueline L. PDF

By William A. Vega,Kyriakos S. Markides,Jacqueline L. Angel,Fernando M. Torres-Gil

ISBN-10: 3319125974

ISBN-13: 9783319125978

ISBN-10: 3319350439

ISBN-13: 9783319350431

This booklet examines essentially the most vital demographic alterations dealing with the USA: an total getting older inhabitants and the expanding impact of Latinos. It additionally appears to be like on the altering demographics in Mexico and its influence at the healthiness and monetary healthiness of getting older Mexicans and Mexican american citizens. The booklet presents a conceptual and available framework that may train and tell readers concerning the interconnectedness of the demographic developments dealing with those international locations. It additionally explores the last word own, social, and political influence they'll have on all americans, within the U.S. in addition to Mexico.    

Challenges of Latino getting older within the Americas features papers awarded on the 2013 overseas convention on getting older within the Americas, held on the collage of Texas at Austin, September 2013. It brings jointly the paintings of many top students from the fields of sociology, demography, psychology, anthropology, geography, social paintings, geriatric drugs, epidemiology, and public affairs.  

Coverage during this edited assortment contains operating with assorted populations; culturally appropriate interventions for various aged; the wellbeing and fitness, psychological well-being, and social wishes and matters of getting older Latinos; and the coverage, political, and bi-lateral implications of getting older and variety within the U.S. and Mexico. The booklet offers a wealthy mixture of empirical proof with insightful, state-of-the-art research that may function an insightful source for researchers and coverage makers, professors and graduate scholars in quite a lot of fields, from sociology and demography to economics and political technology. ​

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