Technologies for Active Aging

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-8347-3 (Print) 978-1-4419-8348-0 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

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    Pages 1-5

    Introduction

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    Pages 7-25

    Technology and the Challenge of Aging

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    Pages 27-46

    Older Adults and the Adoption of Healthcare Technology: Opportunities and Challenges

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    Pages 47-68

    Assistive Technologies: Ethical Practice, Ethical Research, and Quality of Life

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    Pages 69-93

    Expanding the Technology Safety Envelope for Older Adults to Include Disaster Resilience

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    Pages 95-103

    Measuring the Effectiveness of Assistive Technology on Active Aging: Capturing the Perspectives of Users

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    Pages 105-121

    Using Technology to Support People with Dementia

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    Pages 123-153

    Ambient Assisted Living Systems in Real-Life Situations: Experiences from the SOPRANO Project

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    Pages 155-168

    The Virtual Environment in Communication of Age-Friendly Design

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    Pages 169-187

    Technology and Fun for a Happy Old Age

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    Pages 189-199

    Videoconferencing and Social Engagement for Older Adults

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    Pages 201-221

    International Initiatives in Technology and Aging

  14. Back Matter

    Pages 223-228