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Gelfand, Donald E.

Overview
Works: 21 works in 103 publications in 1 language and 8,480 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Anecdotes  Case studies  Cross-cultural studies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
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Most widely held works by Donald E Gelfand
Aging and ethnicity : knowledge and services by Donald E Gelfand( )

16 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 2,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book furthers the understanding of the process of aging among the ethnic elderly. Social issues associated with aging and ethnicity are addressed, and the author provides theories on aging and information on services available to ethnic elders
The aging network : programs and services by Donald E Gelfand( Book )

35 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in English and held by 2,056 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This thoroughly revised and updated fifth edition of the standard reference to services for the elderly places special emphasis on new programs, especially those mandated by the Older Americans Act. Professionals will find a comprehensive listing of federal, state and local programs that can locate transportation, legal assistance, employment, income maintenance, and volunteer programs in every region of the country. It describes the key components of hundreds of programs, and addresses issues that confront providers of services for the aged."--BOOK JACKET
End-of-life stories : crossing disciplinary boundaries( )

8 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"End-of-life experiences are often viewed in terms of only one perspective such as medicine. In this volume, a variety of end-of-life experiences are presented and each case is analyzed from a variety of disciplinary perspectives. These range across a broad array of the helping professions, and disciplines such as information, law and the social sciences."--Jacket
Ethnic dimensions of aging( Book )

7 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethnicity and aging : theory, research, and policy( Book )

6 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aging, the ethnic factor by Donald E Gelfand( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethnic conflicts and power: a cross-national perspective by Donald E Gelfand( Book )

7 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume is based on two premises: (1) that theory and racial and ethnic relations can be combined to make theoretical perspective relevant to racial and ethnic relations in many areas of the world; and (2) that students will find the book both a challenge and an introduction to sociological analysis. The author has used the basic theoretical framework of conflict theory. It is believed that the study of racial and ethnic relations has been dominated too long by concepts such as "minority" and "majority"; there has been a lack of emphasis on the degree to which ethnic relations involve questions of economic and political power and the distribution of this power
Mental health concerns of older women by Donald E Gelfand( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Policy framework handbook by Marilyn R Block( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opportunities in aging : strategies for service-learning by James P Firman( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Framingham : a profile of a rapidly-growing Massachusetts community by Irwin T Sanders( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maryland legalization applicants : program utilization analysis by Donald E Gelfand( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psychosocial care in nursing homes : view of social workers and home administrators( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Health concerns of older women by Marilyn R Block( Book )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The aging networks : a guide to programs and services by Kelly Niles-Yokum( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Praise for the Seventh Edition:. ""Drs. Niles-Yokum and Wagner have written a comprehensive and accessible overview of aging services in the United States, from the evolution of a formal aging network through the older Americans Act to innovative new programs aimed at disaster preparedness, lifelong learning, and spiritual growth should be required reading for every student in gerontology and should be a resource for even the most seasoned professional."".-Kate de Medeiros, PhD. Associate Director, Center for Aging Studies, and Research Scientist. University of Maryland, Baltimore. ""This co
Aspirations for professional status: the case of the real estate agent by Donald E Gelfand( )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The emergent nature of ethnicity : dilemmas in assessment by Donald E Gelfand( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Daughter carers of older Australian migrants : costs of cultural mediation by John McCallum( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ethnicity and aging( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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English (102)