elder care - people, the geographical dispersion of...

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Traditionally elder care has been the responsibility of family members and was provided within the extended family home. Increasingly in modern societies, elder care is now being provided by state or charitable institutions. [ The reasons for this change include decreasing family size, the greater life expectancy of elderly
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Unformatted text preview: people, the geographical dispersion of families, and the tendency for women to be educated and work outside the home. Although these changes have affected European and North American countries first, it is now increasingly affecting Asian countries also....
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This note was uploaded on 07/17/2011 for the course ALL all taught by Professor All during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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