In the eleven years since the publication of the original Women as They Age, there has been a great deal of research on the subject. This second edition is inclusive and current, providing valuable information on the needs and accomplishments of our present and future older population. Here you'll encounter women from the mainstream and minorities of all kinds. You'll come to a better understanding of their personal and family relationships, their sexuality, their concerns, and their feelings about death and dying. Public policies towards aging women are discussed, as are psychological and sociological perspectives. Women as They Age, Second Edition will bring you enlightenment about this very special segment of humanity. To view an excerpt online, find the book in our QuickSearch catalog at www.HaworthPress.com.Garner, J. Dianne is the author of 'Women As They Age', published 2001 under ISBN 9780789011268 and ISBN 0789011263.