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Hummert, Mary Lee

Overview
Works: 9 works in 36 publications in 1 language and 2,871 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other
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Most widely held works by Mary Lee Hummert
Interpersonal communication in older adulthood : interdisciplinary theory and research( )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and held by 1,466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By highlighting the commonalities across a range of disciplines, this volume provides a unique and broad-based perspective on communication and ageing. This integrative approach brings together the best of current research and theory from communication, cognitive psychology, psycholinguistics and medical sociology. Centring on three topics - cognition, language and relationships - the book explores the individual areas as well as the ways in which they intersect. It brings to light the implications of individual differences among members of the elderly population as they affect communication
Aging, communication, and health : linking research and practice for successful aging by Mary Lee Hummert( )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 1,396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection highlights the current efforts by scholars and researchers to understand the aging process as it relates to the health of older adults. With contributions from international scholars in communication, psychology, public health, medicine, nursing, and other areas, this volume emphasizes communication as a critical research, education, policy, and practice issue for the design, provision, and evaluation of health and social services for older adults. Organized into sections addressing communication developments in the healthcare arena, issues in provider-patient communication, and the relationships between family communication and health. The chapters cover critical topics related to successful aging, such as Alzheimer's disease, managed care and older adults, communication issues of severe dementia, and healthcare decision-making within families. The editors have designed this volume to be accessible to a broad audience, including scholars and students of aging and communication, healthcare practitioners with older clients, and aging individuals and their families who are pursuing strategies for successful aging. The chapters represent the highest levels of current scholarship on communication, aging, and health, providing a strong foundation for future research. Each contribution also addresses the applied implications of this research, offering practical guidance to readers dealing with these issues in their own lives. As a whole, Aging, Communication, and Health represents a major advance toward understanding the importance and application of communication for successful aging
Stereotypes by Mary Lee Hummert( )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Special issue Communication and aging cognition, language, and relationships( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As family members age : a research agenda for family communication by Mary Lee Hummert( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The grandparent-grandchild relationship implications for models of intergenerational communication by Karen E Anderson( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Interpersonal Communication in Older Adulthood: Interdisciplinary Theory and Research (SAGE Focus Editions) by Jon F Nussbaum( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Handbook of speaker-audience communication( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Communication and aging : cognition, language, and relationships( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Aging, communication, and health : linking research and practice for successful aging
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Aging, communication, and health : linking research and practice for successful aging
Alternative Names
Hummert, Mary Lee

Languages
English (36)