Older people in law and society / Jonathan Herring.
By: Herring, Jonathan.Material type: TextPublisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009Description: xxvii, 368 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780199229024; 0199229023; 9780199565177.Subject(s): Older people -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- EnglandDDC classification: 346.41013 Online resources: WorldCat details | E-Book Fulltext
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Table of contents Introduction --
Ageism and age discrimination --
Capacity, incapacity, and old age --
Elder abuse --
Older people and financial issues --
Older people and healthcare --
It is widely claimed that we are facing a demographic time bomb, with an increasing older population and a decreasing working population. This book analyses the conflicting ways in which both the Read more...