ERIC Number: ED261113
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: N/A
Ethnicity and Aging: A Bibliography. Checklists in the Humanities and Education: Series Number Eight.
Murguia, Edward, Comp.; And Others
Literature on ethnicity and aging is listed in this bibliography, which is intended to assist researchers, teachers, and policymakers. The bibliography is divided into seven categories: (1) multiethnic and general studies; (2) Black Americans; (3) Hispanic Americans; (4) Native Americans; (5) Asian and Pacific Americans; (6) European origin ethnic groups; and (7) other bibliographies. Within each category, the cited materials are arranged by topical area. Topics covered include the following: crime, prison, and the legal system; death and dying; demographic and socioeconomic characteristics; food and nutrition; general; health, medicine and folk medicine; housing; leisure, marriage and family; mental health and life satisfaction; mortality; nursing homes and institutionalization; prejudice, discrimination; racism, and stereotyping; religion; rural living; social policy and politics; social security; support services; theory, research, and training; women; and work and retirement. Also included is a list of bibliographical resources and an author index. (KH)
Descriptors: Aging (Individuals), American Indians, Asian Americans, Blacks, Demography, Ethnic Groups, Ethnicity, Health, Hispanic Americans, Life Style, Minority Groups, Publications, Resource Materials, Social Problems, Sociocultural Patterns, Socioeconomic Status, Whites
Trinity University Press, 715 Stadium Drive, San Antonio, TX 78284 ($18.00).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers; Researchers; Teachers; Practitioners
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