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TABLE OF CONTENTS

SPECIAL ISSUE ON POPULATION AGING: SOCIAL PROBLEMS AND SOLUTIONS

Guest Editors - Jordan I. Kosberg & Nelson WS. Chow

  • INTRODUCTION - Jordan I. Kosberg & Nelson W. S. Chow - OPPORTUNITIES FOR SOCIAL WORKERS IN AN AGING WORLD - Jordan I. Kosberg
  • AGING IN CHINA - Nelson WS. Chow
  • GETTING OLD IN THE U.S.: DILEMMAS OF INDO-AMERICANS - Pallassana R. Balgopal
  • THE USE OF SENIOR VOLUNTEERS IN THE CARE OF DISCHARGED GERIATRIC PATIENTS - Iryna M. Dulka, Mark J. Yaffe, Benita Goldin, & William S. Rowe
  • POLICY IMPLICATIONS OF AUSTRALIAN AGING: THE GREYING OF A YOUNG SOCIETY - John McCallum
  • POPULATION AGING IN KOREA: SOCIAL PROBLEMS AND SOLUTIONS - Ik Ki Kim
  • RELIGION, ADVERSITY AND AGE: RELIGIOUS EXPERIENCES OF LOW-INCOME ELDERLY WOMEN - Amanda Smith Barusch
  • CONFRONTING AGING AS A CARIBBEAN REALITY - Joan M. Rawlins
  • POPULATION AGING, CHANGES IN LIVING ARRANGEMENT, AND THE NEW LONG-TERM CARE SYSTEM IN JAPAN - Wataru Koyano
  • CAREGIVING FOR AND BY HISPANIC ELDERS: PERCEPTIONS OF FOUR GENERATIONS OF WOMEN - Juanita L. Garcia, Jordan I. Kosberg, Wiley P. Mangum, J. Neil Henderson, & Colleen Cuervo Henderson

BOOK REVIEWS

  • Double Burden: Black Women and Everyday Racism. Yanick St. Jean and Joe R. Feagin. Reviewed by Wilma Peebles-Wilkins, Boston University.
  • Nothing About Us Without Us: Disability, Oppression and Empowerment. James I. Charlton. Reviewed by Stephanie Brzuzy, Arizona State University.
  • Through my Own Eyes: Single Mothers and the Cultures of Poverty. Susan D. Holloway, Bruce Fuller, Marylee F. Rambaud and Constanza Eggers-Pierola. Reviewed by Jill Duerr-Berrick, University of California at Berkeley.
  • Community Activism and Feminist Politics. Nancy A. Naples (Ed.). Reviewed by Cheryl Hyde, San Francisco State University
  • Critical Gerontology: Perspectives from Political and Moral Economy. Meredith Minkler and Carroll L. Estes (Eds.). Reviewed by Martin Tracy, Southern Illinois University.

BOOK NOTES

  • Community Building: Renewal, Well-being and Shared Responsibility. Patricia L. Ewalt, Edith M. Freeman and Dennis L. Poole (Eds.).
  • Rural Gays and Lesbians: Building on the Strengths of Communities. James D. Smith and Ronald J. Mancoske (Eds.).
  • Workforce Development Networks: Community Based Organizations and Regional Alliances. Bennett Harrison and Marcus Weiss.
  • Confronting Injustice and Oppression: Concepts and Strategies for Social Workers. David G. Gil.

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