Books tagged: ageism

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Frazzled
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 26,160. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Human resource management
GAP analysis methods endeavor toward developing visionary solutions to complex problems by bifurcating or simplifying the problem into measurable steps. The combined thesis ‘Economic Perils of the Middle-Aged American Worker’ and ‘The Forgotten Graveyard Worker’ attempts toward accomplishing solutions toward a complex problem.
Caregiver Survival 101: Strategies to Manage Problematic Behaviors Presented in Individuals with Dementia
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,440. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011 by PHC Publishing Group | PESI HealthCare. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Dementia can be debilitating and life-altering – not only for the person with the disease, but also for family members and caregivers. This book was written to help these caregivers and family members better understand dementia and its effects, so they can proactively avert or lessen problematic behaviors while maintaining a climate of respect and compassion.
Changing Minds
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Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Essay » Sociology
THis is a didactic narration written in an amusing way, which captivates the reader from start to finish on a rapid pace journey twisting and turning with imagery. It explains the lifespan development of neuronal (nerve) paths and the effect on the aging mind. Helpful for teaching people awareness of Ageism and an understanding of how to prevent it.
The Berzerkley Blues
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
An octogenarian woman, struggling to make ends meet in her Berkeley, California home, is unduly harassed by an attorney couple in the house next door, and enlists the aid of family, friends, and her community, to expose and expel The Neighbors from Hell. Inspired by actual unconscionable events.
Afraid of Our Own Shadow: A Manifesto and Guide for Conscious Co-Creation
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,480. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
This paradigm shifting book addresses the importance of facing our collective shadows of denial and victim consciousness. The author shares seven steps to better conscious co-creation, three societal wounds that can prevent conscious co-creation, and four pitfalls and how to overcome them.
Prisoner of Age
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Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
This thought provoking ebook follows the life of Michelle, a senior who's favourite son has moved in with her after the death of her husband. Initially welcome, he becomes more controlling as time goes on.
The Tory Jackboot
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,290. Language: British English. Published: October 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
An account from street level of the author's struggle, over a 50-year period, to correlate political theory with the realities of everyday life and of his belief that a Conservative government will always divide the nation.
The Deadly EPOS
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013 by Tinderbox Publishing Ltd. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Bob, an elderly supplier of restaurant tableware is regularly taunted by a spiteful young restaurant manager. Other staff delight in the amusing fracas created, including Thierry, the restaurant owner. One day Bob snaps and causes a scene in front of customers. It is an amusing event for Thierry until he receives a call from Bob's solicitor.