By Fredrica Nyqvist, Anna K. Forsman
This e-book examines the social facets of fit growing older for older members. It positive aspects greater than 15 papers that discover the relevance of the social surroundings for wellbeing and fitness at the micro, meso, and macro point. total, the booklet applies a entire contextual technique that incorporates dialogue of the way friends and family, neighborhoods, international locations, and welfare regimes impression health.
The publication first explores the problem at the person point. It appears to be like on the significance of social capital for healthiness between older humans, examines forms of social networks and health and wellbeing between older americans, in addition to discusses dynamic social capital and psychological healthiness in past due life.
Next, the ebook appears to be like on the factor via a local and societal context, which takes under consideration day by day interplay within the rapid setting in addition to the social, well-being, and financial guidelines in position in several areas on the earth, together with the USA, Europe, Asia, and Africa.
From there, the booklet is going directly to provide implications and suggestions for learn and perform, together with the administration of similar suggestions of study on overall healthiness and future health. It additionally deals a psychosocial method of selling social capital and psychological health and wellbeing between older adults.
This publication offers health and wellbeing execs in addition to researchers and scholars in gerontology, sociology, social coverage, psychology, and social paintings with important insights into the social components that bring up fit existence years and advertise well-being.