The Resource Aging in Sub-Saharan Africa : Recommendations for furthering research, Panel on Policy Research and Data Needs to Meet the Challenge of Aging in Africa, Committee on Population, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council of the National Academies ; Barney Cohen and Jane Menken, editors

Aging in Sub-Saharan Africa : Recommendations for furthering research, Panel on Policy Research and Data Needs to Meet the Challenge of Aging in Africa, Committee on Population, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council of the National Academies ; Barney Cohen and Jane Menken, editors

Label
Aging in Sub-Saharan Africa : Recommendations for furthering research
Title
Aging in Sub-Saharan Africa
Title remainder
Recommendations for furthering research
Statement of responsibility
Panel on Policy Research and Data Needs to Meet the Challenge of Aging in Africa, Committee on Population, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council of the National Academies ; Barney Cohen and Jane Menken, editors
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
Nz
Dewey number
362.19897
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
RA564.8
LC item number
.N38 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Aging in Sub-Saharan Africa : Recommendations for furthering research, Panel on Policy Research and Data Needs to Meet the Challenge of Aging in Africa, Committee on Population, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council of the National Academies ; Barney Cohen and Jane Menken, editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""FrontMatter""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Contents""; ""Executive Summary""; ""Part I -- Report""; ""1 Aging in Sub-Saharan Africa: Recommendations for Furthering Research""; ""References""; ""Part II -- Papers""; ""2 Aging in Sub-Saharan Africa: The Changing Demography of the Region -- Victoria A. Velkoff and Paul R. Kowal""; ""3 Demographic Impacts of the HIV Epidemic and Consequences of Population-Wide Treatment of HIV for the Elderly: Results from Microsimulation -- Samuel J. Clark""
  • ""4 The HIV/AIDS Epidemic, Kin Relations, Living Arrangements, and the African Elderly in South Africa -- M. Giovanna Merli and Alberto Palloni""""5 Older Adults and the Health Transition in Agincourt, Rural South Africa: New Understanding, Growing Complexity -- Kathleen Kahn, Stephen Tollman, Margaret Thorogood, Myles Connor, Michel Garenne, Mark Collinson, and Gillian Hundt""; ""6 The Situation of Older People in Poor Urban Settings: The Case of Nairobi, Kenya -- Alex C. Ezeh, Gloria Chepngeno, Abdhalah Ziraba Kasiira, and Zewdu Woubalem""
  • ""7 Labor Force Withdrawal of the Elderly in South Africa -- David Lam, Murray Leibbrandt, and Vimal Ranchhod""""8 HIV/AIDS and Older People in South Africa -- Victoria Hosegood and Ian M. Timaeus""; ""9 Interactions Between Socioeconomic Status and Living Arrangements in Predicting Gender-Specific Health Status Among the Elderly in Cameroon -- Barthélémy Kuate-Defo""; ""10 Survey Measures of Health: How Well Do Self-Reported and Observed Indicators Measure Health and Predict Mortality? -- Randall Kuhn, Omar Rahman, and Jane Menken""; ""Appendixes""; ""Appendix A Workshop Agenda""
Control code
ocn228146880
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 356 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780309663519
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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.b35642695
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)228146880
  • pebcs0309663512

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