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Elder abuse and neglect : a victimological and psychological perspective / Beverly Dolinsky, Robert A. Jerin.

Author/Creator:
Dolinsky, Beverly, author.
Publication:
Durham, North Carolina : Carolina Academic Press, [2019]
Format/Description:
Book
xvii, 350 pages ; 26 cm
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Subjects:
Older people -- Abuse of.
Older people -- Abuse of -- Prevention.
Abused elderly -- Services for.
Contents:
Understanding the elderly and their victimizations
Understanding elder abuse : the big picture
The elderly and the aging process
Theories of elder victimization
Typologies of elder abuse and neglect
Physical and sexual abuse
Psychological and emotional abuse
Financial and material exploitation
Neglect and abandonment
Self-neglect
Elder abuse and neglect interventions and programs
Elder abuse and the justice systems
Service intervention agencies
Best practice intervention strategies
Appendix A Variations of common scams
Appendix B The elder justice act
Appendix C Elder abuse resources
Glossary
References.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Jerin, Robert A., author.
ISBN:
9781531007256
1531007252
OCLC:
1089276887