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ERIC Number: ED313611
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988
Pages: 243
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Social Service and Aging Policies: Taiwan, Hong Kong, and the United States. Proceedings (Taipei, Taiwan, May 1986).
Sheppard, Harold L., Ed.
This document contains presentations on the state of social services and care for the aging in Taiwan, Hong Kong, and the United States given at the 1986 International Conference on Social Service and Aging Policies. Included are a conference statement by T. H. Li, remarks by Shui-teh Hsu, the major of Taipei, and these presentations: (1) "The Value of Cross-Cultural Gerontology" (Harold L. Sheppard); (2) "Determining the Cultural Baseline" (Glen Golterman); (3) "Social Services for the Elderly in Taiwan" (National Association of Volunteers); (4) "Community Services for the Aged in Taipei" (John Lun-Hsun Chang); (5) "Community Support for the Elderly: Factors Influencing the Contribution of the Family" (Nelson W. S. Chow); (6) "The Aged Person's Perspective" (Judith A. S. Altholz); (7) "The Provision of Social Services in the United States" (Kermit Schooler); (8) "The Changing Aging Population: Implications for Social Services" (Maryann Nardone); (9) "The Challenge of Demographic Trends to Family Support Systems for the Elderly" (Edward Jow-Ching Tu); (10) "Family Care of the Aged in the United States" (Jordan I. Kosberg); (11) "Long Term Care Issues in Florida: Some Questions About the Role of the Family" (Richard D. Tucker); (12) "Financing and Delivering Health Care for the Elderly: Problems, Opportunities, and Strategic Response" (F. Edward Ranelli); (13) "The Financing of Long-Term Care" (Stanley Wallach); (14) "The Feasibility of Self-Sponsored Living Patterns by Old People of the Republic of China" (Ming-Cheu Chen and Richard Li-hsin Wang); (15)"Housing: People, Process, and Policy" (Gordon F. Streib); (16) "Migration and Housing: The Florida Experience" (Aaron Lipman); (17) "Advent Christian Village--More Than Housing" (J. Pomeroy Carter); (18) "Elderly Housing: Design Issues and Implications" (John R. McRae); (19) "Geriatric Residential and Treatment Systems: Florida's Unique Mental Health Program for Seniors" (Rowland W. Folensbee); (20) "Housing of Black Aged, Revisited" (Victoria E. Warner); (21) "Governmental Influences on Health Care for the Elderly" (Marie E. Cowart); (22) "The Effect of Government Services on Family Assistance Provided to the Frail Elderly: Research and Implications" (Amanda Barusch); (23) "The Federal Government Perspective" (Margaret Lynn Duggar); (24) "The State Government Perspective" (Lu Marie Polivka-West); (25) "Learning Needs of Older Adults" (Betty Gilkison); (26) "Health Care Marketers Should Map Strategies" (Charles H. Pimlott, Jr.); and (27) "The Market of Senior Citizens" (Warren French). (NB)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: International Exchange Center on Gerontology, Tampa, FL.
Identifiers - Location: Hong Kong; Taiwan; United States