January 10, 2010

USA: The International Journal of Aging and Human Development

. DUBLIN, Ireland / Research and Markets / January 10, 2010 The International Journal of Aging and Human Development Baywood Publishing Company, Inc, Amityville, New York ResearchAndMarkets has announced the addition of the "The International Journal of Aging and Human Development" subscription to their offering. Editor: Bert Hayslip Jr.,Associate Editor: Gregory C. Smith AIMS & SCOPE Under what conditions does "development" end? Under what conditions does "aging" begin? Can these conditions themselves be modified by intervention at the psychological, social, or biological levels? To what extent are patterns of development and aging attributable to biological factors? To psychological factors? How can the social and behavioral sciences contribute to the actualization of human potential throughout the entire life span? What are the implications of gerontological research for our understanding of the total development of human organism? These are some of the broad questions with which the International Journal of Aging and Human Development is concerned. Emphasis is upon psychological and social studies of aging and the aged. However, the Journal also publishes research that introduces observations from other fields that illuminate the "human" side of gerontology, or utilizes gerontological observations to illuminate in other fields. ABSTRACTED & INDEXED IN - Abstracts in Social Gerontology - Academic Abstracts/CD-ROM - Academic Search Premier - Aged Care and Services Review - AgeLine - All-Russian Institute of Scientific and Technical Information - Applied Social Science Index and Abstracts - Bibliographic Index of Health Education Periodicals - Current Index to Journals in Education - EBSCO Publishing Databases - Excerpta Medica - Exceptional Parent Magazine - Family Abstracts - Family Index Database - Health and Psychosocial Instruments (HaPI) - H.W. Wilson - Index to Periodical Literature on Aging - International Bibliography of Book Reviews (IBR) - International Bibliography of Periodical Literature (IBZ) - InfoTrac - MEDLINE - Mental Health Abstracts - National Information Services Corporation (NISC) - PRE-PSYC Database - PREV - Sage Family Studies - Social Services Abstracts - Social Work Research and Abstracts - Sociological Abstracts - SWAB Bert Hayslip, Jr. received his Ph.D. in Experimental Developmental Psychology from the University of Akron in 1975. After having taught at Hood College in Frederick, Maryland for three years, he joined the faculty at the University of North Texas, where he is now Regents Professor of Psychology. He teaches courses in Adult Development and Aging, Life Span Development, Death and Dying, Human Development, and Gerontological Counseling. Dr. Hayslip has published on a variety of topics in adulthood and aging. He has held grants for the National Endowment for the Humanities, the National Institute on Aging, and the Helgenfeld Foundation. [rc] For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/0fa64e/the_international Source: GRG, Los Angeles