Aging in contemporary India / edited by Suhas K. Biswas.

By: Biswas, Suhas Kumar
Contributor(s): Indian Anthropological Society
Language: English Publisher: Calcutta : Indian anthropological society, 1987.Description: ix, 104p. : tables ; 24cm.
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Includes bibl. references. - Contents: Foreword: notes towards a comparative gerontology / Martin Kohli; Situation of the aged in India / K.G. Desai; The Asian Indian model of the elderly / A.K.B. Pillai; Old age security and fertility behaviour / R. Kanbargi; Dependency and family care of the aged in village India / S.K. Biswas; Demography of aging / S. Guha Roy; Geriatric medicine in India / Alex Comfort; Psychological research on the aged in India / P.V. Ramamurti, D. Jamuna.