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Cross-cultural awareness in an aging society : effective strategies for communication and caring : a resource book for practitioners, educators, and students

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog116653
Author
Elliot, Gail M.
Call Number
HQ 1064 C2 E44 1999
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Cross-cultural awareness in an aging society : effective strategies for communication and caring : a resource book for practitioners, educators, and students
Alternate Title
Cross cultural awareness in an aging society
Author
Elliot, Gail M.
Place
Hamilton, ON
Publisher
Office of Gerontological Studies, McMaster University
Year Published
1999
Physical Description
xvii, 263 p. ; 28 cm
Subjects
Minority aged - Canada
Intercultural communication - Canada
Multiculturalism - Canada
Ethnic groups - In old age
Aged - Canada
Abstract
1. Introduction -- 2. Multicultural political developments in Canada -- 3. A demographic profile -- 4. An exploration of terms and definitions -- 5. Models that facilitate understanding -- 6. Values and beliefs -- 7. Special celebrations and major world religions -- 8. Effective helping through sensitive cross-cultural communication -- 9. Guidelines for seeking an interpreter -- 10. Key components of cultural assessments -- 11. Death and dying in a multicultural context -- 12. Summary
Notes
Spiritual care quick start.
ISBN
1894088042
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
HQ 1064 C2 E44 1999
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Seniors summit II : building the world we want : November 6-7, 2004 : final report and action plan : March 31, 2005

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117420
Author
411 Seniors Centre
Call Number
HQ 1064 S36 2005
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Seniors summit II : building the world we want : November 6-7, 2004 : final report and action plan : March 31, 2005
Author
411 Seniors Centre
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
411 Seniors Centre
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
39 p. : ill.
Subjects
Aged - Canada
Aging - Canada
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
HQ 1064 S36 2005
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