"Elderly In Society" Essays and Research Papers

  • Elderly Driving: a Peril to Society

    Elderly Driving: A Peril to Society The older you are the wiser you will have become is a classic saying that adorns the...

    Ageing, Ageism, Elderly care 1831 Words | 5 Pages

  • Elderly: Gerontology and American Geriatrics Society

    The elderly in America have many needs that can range from transportation, a little more money, and even just a little companionship but one of...

    2647 Words | 7 Pages

  • To the Elderly

    To the Elderly, It has come to my attention that retirement for the elderly has become more than the aged merely going into a...

    Ageing, Death, Elderly care 1006 Words | 3 Pages

  • Elderly in the Netherlands

    Elderly in the Netherlands Writing on Topics 5/21/2012 Elderly in the Netherlands Nowadays, the...

    Ageing, Aging, Death 1471 Words | 5 Pages

  • Respect for Elderly

    Psychology III-3 Did respect for the elderly stopped? ABSTRACT The experiment focuses on the recent study by Professor Luke Gormally about...

    653 Words | 3 Pages

  • Incarcerating the Elderly

    and the unique problems that elderly prisoners face while incarcerated and subsequent to release” (Stojkovic, 2007, pg. 98). Incarceration of...

    Ageing, Crime, Criminology 2560 Words | 7 Pages

  • Elderly Abuse

     Elderly Abuse Name California State University of Sacramento Lifespan stage and counseling-related problems. As part of being a...

    Abuse, Ageing, Ageism 2036 Words | 9 Pages

  • Stereotypes and the Elderly

    In American society, it seems that we treasure youth and either fear or are disappointed to reach old age. Our culture has a big influence on...

    Ageing, Ageism, Aging 1243 Words | 4 Pages

  • Parole For The Elderly

     Parole For The Elderly CJHS/430 Evelyn Diaz 12/08/14 Tina Sebring Paroling the elderly and sick could be the...

    Corrections, Criminal justice, Health care 1147 Words | 5 Pages

  • The Neglect Of The Elderly

    cases, once the elderly are placed in nursing homes, they are forgotten about by the people who once cared for and loved them. This story is...

    Abuse, Bullying, Child abuse 801 Words | 5 Pages

  • Sexuality of Elderly

    on Sexuality of elderly sexuality Human sexuality means the ways in which people experience and express themselves as sexual beings (Rathus et...

    Human sexual behavior, Human sexuality, Orgasm 1932 Words | 6 Pages

  • Old Age and Elderly Citizens

    General Statement There is a perception in society that the elderly are a burden because some of the elderly might...

    797 Words | 3 Pages

  • Care for the Elderly

    Care for the Elderly The greatest challenge for health care is for the Elderly. The elderly population has...

    1089 Words | 3 Pages

  • Elderly Driving

    Dangers of Elderly Citizens Driving Suddenly a sharp pain emerges in the ribs of a young student; but it is not only him that has been...

    Ageing, Death, Driver's license 2635 Words | 7 Pages

  • Elderly Drivers

    In today’s society automobile accidents are an everyday occurrence. Mishaps can happen anywhere at any given time. In the past ten years...

    Ageing, Automobile, Driver's license 1273 Words | 4 Pages

  • Elderly Driving

    reports claiming that these thoughts are no longer true and that elderly drivers are considered the most dangerous age group on the road. The...

    Ageing, Death, Driver's license 899 Words | 3 Pages

  • Victimization of the Elderly

    enjoy new experiences are the goals many of the elderly have dreamt of much of their lives. Instead of living their dreams, the...

    Abuse, Bullying, Elderly care 1060 Words | 3 Pages

  • Impact of falls in the elderly

    Assessment: The Impact of falls in the Elderly Grand Canyon University: NRV433V-1030 Date: November 01, 20013 Falls...

    1005 Words | 3 Pages

  • Neglect of the Elderly

    The Neglect of the Elderly With the growing number of senior citizens in our expanding society, abuse and neglect of...

    Abuse, Bullying, Child abuse 1194 Words | 3 Pages

  • Elderly in American and Vietnamese Culture

    senior citizens are facing some issues as one angry American blogger has stated: “Remember what culture you're in! Our society doesn't value...

    Ageing, Ageism, Elderly care 1810 Words | 5 Pages

  • Issues of the Elderly

    functionalist perspective. In a functionalist perspective the shared rules of behavior and the expectations for a certain behavior in a social situation both...

    Ageing, Death, Generation Y 938 Words | 3 Pages

  • substance abuse among the elderly

    Gibson Intro- Sociology 110 Ms. Willingham 10-09-2013 Substance Abuse among the Elderly There seem to be a problem growing in our...

    Ageing, Aging, Death 1856 Words | 5 Pages

  • Attitude Toward Elderly

    Old Age Attitudes towards Older People Attitudes and treatment towards elderly people can be said to vary drastically across...

    Ageing, Ageism, Aging in place 1643 Words | 5 Pages

  • Elderly as a Vulnerable Population

    Elderly as a Vulnerable Population According to the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary (2002), vulnerability is the ability to “Be...

    Ageing, Aging, Alzheimer's disease 1281 Words | 7 Pages

  • Caring for Our Elderly

    Caring for Our Elderly Caring for Our Elderly It is estimated that the number of Americans over the age of sixty five years...

    Health, Health care, Health care provider 1322 Words | 4 Pages

  • Should the Elderly Be Allowed to Drive?

    Should elderly drivers be allowed to drive? I have often wondered what the future holds for elderly drivers. It's difficult...

    Ageing, Ageism, Death 1051 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Unethical Abuse of Today's Elderly

    Assignment #1 – Position Paper – THE UNETHICAL ABUSE OF HUMAN RIGHTS ON THE ELDERLY By Mike Poitras Waking up in the middle of...

    Abuse, Ageism, Aging 2219 Words | 6 Pages

  • Sociology and Elderly Population

    Ageing is a byproduct of physical, psychological and social processes. While contextualizing the process of ageing, the main thrust of the sociology both as...

    1964 Words | 7 Pages

  • Interaction Design for Elderly

    Senior Citizen or in another word is Elderly. The elderly represent a people who can benefit a technology from a health...

    Ageing, Design, Elderly care 2282 Words | 7 Pages

  • The Homeless and Elderly Population

    The Homeless and Elderly Population BSHS 301 February 8, 2010 The Homeless & Elderly Population As we seek...

    Homeless shelter, Homelessness, Poverty 1399 Words | 4 Pages

  • Elderly Abuse

    moved to the forefront of health care and social services in the United States. In earlier decades, the family was required to care for the...

    Abuse, Bullying, Child abuse 1208 Words | 4 Pages

  • Food Habits of the Elderly

    : Food habits of the Elderly Definition of foodways : it “...generally refers to ways in which a distinct group selects, prepares, consumes...

    Death, Elderly care, Food 1627 Words | 6 Pages

  • Annotated Bibliography Elderly Abuse

    of nursing homes in Canada. He talks about abuse from the staff and from the seniors. This article specifically refers to two examples in Canada of this...

    Abuse, Elderly care, Geriatric care management 1490 Words | 4 Pages

  • The Elderly, a Vulnerable Population

    The Elderly, a vulnerable population Nina Brown BSHS 301 Introduction to Human Services September 20, 2011 University of Phoenix...

    Abuse, Child abuse, Domestic violence 1465 Words | 4 Pages

  • Elderly Nutrition

    I decided to write my paper on elderly nutrition. I have chosen this topic because I believe nutrition is important at all ages now,...

    Ageing, Death, Food 1714 Words | 6 Pages

  • Elderly need care, not neglect and indifference

    PHYSICALLY, the elderly are not longer as able and agile as the young. To most old people, walking can be an ordeal – and crossing the road...

    Ageing, Ageism, Gerontology 838 Words | 3 Pages

  • todays society

    rehabilitation center for the elderly Helping out at rehabilitation centers for elderly people is important because it shows...

    1107 Words | 7 Pages

  • Elderly

    Should elderly people be neglected? Recently, a report has stated, to many people’s amazement, as many as 30% elderly people...

    Ageing, Family, Geriatrics 539 Words | 2 Pages

  • Depression in the Elderly

    Depression in the Elderly Depression later in life frequently coexists with other medical illnesses and disabilities. In addition,...

    Death, Electroconvulsive therapy, Gerontology 1245 Words | 4 Pages

  • Depression Inventory for the Elderly (Die)

    Depression Inventory for the Elderly (DIE) Depression is one of the most recurrently investigated psychological disorders within the area...

    Ageing, Elderly care, Geriatrics 996 Words | 4 Pages

  • Elderly Driving

     Elderly Driving There has been an increase of accidents caused by elderly drivers over the course of many years. With such...

    1503 Words | 5 Pages

  • Aging and the Elderly

    AGING AND THE ELDERLY PATRICIA BUNTIN DR: GORTNEY LITHONIA CAMPUS SOCIOLOGY 100 08/16/11 STRAYER UNIVERSITY Aging is the length...

    Ageing, Aging, Death 1979 Words | 6 Pages

  • Preventing Falls in the Elderly

    Preventing Falls in the Elderly Natalie StJohn University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville As health care becomes more...

    924 Words | 3 Pages

  • Social Inequality in Elderly Americans

    Social Inequality in Elderly Americans Elderly people (women and men age sixty-five or older) (Macionis, 2005), Have many...

    Abuse, Ageing, Ageism 1105 Words | 3 Pages

  • Depression in the Elderly

    Depression in the Elderly Introduction Depression affects millions of Americans every year, in all age groups, in both genders; there...

    Ageing, Death, Elderly care 1683 Words | 5 Pages

  • The Elderly

    causing society to view them as a crazy nuisance. Elderly people need some assistance with daily activities and health care from...

    Abuse, Ageing, Death 495 Words | 2 Pages

  • Care of the Malnourished Elderly Patient

    Problem In our society, malnutrition and under-nutrition is a rising problem for the older adult population. Approximately 35%-85%...

    Geriatrics, Health care provider, Hospital 2163 Words | 7 Pages

  • Elderly Abuse

     Elderly Abuse and Neglect When discussing abuse and neglect we often think of children first.  That being said, children are not the...

    Abuse, Child abuse, Elder abuse 1391 Words | 4 Pages

  • Japan's Aging Society

    workforce. This paper will examine the economic and social effects of an aging society and offer recommendations to alleviate the issue....

    Aging, Birth rate, Demographic economics 1353 Words | 5 Pages

  • Elderly Abuse and Neglect in Nursing Homes

    Elderly Abuse and Neglect in Nursing Homes Debra K. Showers Kaplan University...

    Abuse, Child abuse, Geriatrics 2374 Words | 7 Pages

  • Elderly Drivers

    2. There has been talk about banning elderly driving off the road in recent years. Some people suggest that the elderly should...

    Cloning, Dolly, Domestic sheep 833 Words | 3 Pages

  • A Modest Proposal: The Elderly

    A Modest Proposal The Elderly The sight is found to be sickening for many; driving through the streets in any given American town and...

    1042 Words | 3 Pages

  • A Cashless Society

    A Cashless Society A world with electronic banking Latisha N. Patterson J. Sargeant Reynolds Professor Anderson ECO 120-DL01 November 18,...

    Bank, Banking technology, Credit card 1765 Words | 5 Pages

  • Care of the Elderly

    for the Elderly Amy Cobb, RN. Western Governors University Abstract Providing appropriate discharge planning for an...

    Aging in place, Assisted living, Corticosteroid 2206 Words | 7 Pages

  • Elderly Nutrition

    Conversely, the chronically ill elderly adult who is regularly taking a wide variety of drugs is likely to have increased need for particular...

    Ageing, Gerontology, Middle age 1532 Words | 6 Pages

  • Alcohol Misuse Among the Elderly

    among the Elderly Alcohol Misuse among the Elderly Psychology of Adulthood and Aging University of Southern Maine Ruth...

    Addiction, Ageing, Alcohol abuse 1933 Words | 6 Pages

  • Modern Society

    Modern society which is very complex and often contradictory has its origin in the ancient times as far back as 4000 years ago. Deeply rooted...

    Caste, Change, Discrimination 1370 Words | 4 Pages

  • Elderly Neglect

    large amount of the population in our country aren’t seeing and understanding what is happening behind closed doors to nursing homes. All nursing homes...

    Abuse, Child abuse, Domestic violence 1282 Words | 4 Pages

  • Elderly: Gerontology and British Columbia Ministry

    to their communities. It will be divided into several parts addressing policy, social isolation, elderly abuse, socio economic and cultural...

    1394 Words | 4 Pages

  • Elderly Abuse

    Alzheimer’s is the most common type of dementia) experience some form of abuse.   10. While 91 percent of federal abuse prevention dollars are spent on child...

    Abuse, Child abuse, Domestic violence 960 Words | 3 Pages

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