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By Lars C. Hydén,Hilde Lindemann,Jens Brockmeier

Coming to phrases with dementia is without doubt one of the nice demanding situations of our time. This quantity of latest interdisciplinary essays through the world over confirmed students bargains new methods of knowing and working with it. It explores perspectives of dementia that transcend the assumption of loss, and really envisions it as multilayered transformation and alter of personhood and id, and as improvement that more often than not is socially shared with others. The experiences accumulated right here establish new empirical, theoretical, and methodological parts that might be an important to destiny study and scientific perform concerned about age-related dementia. 3 normal subject matters are singled out as of specific value and curiosity: individuals and personhood, identification and enterprise, and the social and the communal.

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