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The Law and Older Persons

Is Geriatric Jurisprudence Therapeutic?
  • 240 Pages
  • 4.27 MB
  • English
Carolina Academic Press
Social Science, United States, Legal status, laws, etc., Law and legislation, Legal Reference / Law Profession, Therapeutic jurisprudence, Sociology, Older people, Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice, Gerontology, Geriatrics, Legal status, laws
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Open LibraryOL8217769M
ISBN 100890891958
ISBN 139780890891957

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Therapeutic Jurisprudence (TJ) is a way of exploring the ways in which the law in practice (as opposed to theory) can exert positive or negative effects on real people in actual situations. This book applies the inquiries of TJ to the areas of geriatrics and gerontology, focusing on facets of laws pertaining specifically to older persons in the Pages: Training Package on Administrative Law.

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International and domestic non-government organisations (NGOs) as well as some nation-states have been pushing for a stronger human rights instrument to protect the rights of older persons. This book is not intended as a libertarian diatribe against the in-volvement of law, in all its various forms, in the lives of older persons.

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These chapters reflect the scholarly presentations which were presented at The 21st Annual Belle R. and Joseph H. Braun Memorial Symposium: International Elder Law & Policy Conference.

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Kapp* For better or worse, the law and legal processes, as powerful reflections, protectors, and shapers of social values, play a central role in the lives of older persons and those who .University of Hawai`i Elder Law Program (UHELP), are grateful to the Elderly Affairs Division, Department of Community Service, City and County of Honolulu for the opportunity to provide legal services to older persons for close to two decades at the William S.

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