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By G. Clare Wenger (auth.), David N. Weisstub, David C. Thomasma, Serge Gauthier, George F. Tomossy (eds.)

ISBN-10: 9048158974

ISBN-13: 9789048158973

Caring for Our Elders is the second one of 3 volumes on Aging conceived for the International Library of Ethics, legislation, and the NewMedicine. best students from various disciplines deal with the various significant concerns in elder care dealing with glossy international locations: familial tasks of care, the way forward for social welfare platforms, housing, dementia, abuse and neglect.

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Once family relationships are underway, people also do not choose to have their parents grow old or become dependent upon them. In contrast to husbands and wives who freely choose marriage in "sickness and in health" (Jecker 1995a), or parents who freely choose to bear children and to take on the accompanying responsibilities (Jecker, 1989), there is no decision point for becoming a son or daughter, a brother or sister. Even if justice applies to the family, it may not apply to all family relationships.

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