Publication Date: September 28, 2018
Binding: Kobo eBook
This book will help readers to better understand and address a strange social phenomenon: the apparent choice by some seniors to live in squalor.
• Incorporates the latest research concerning laws and medical classifications
• Offers the first in-depth treatment of legal and political theory questions underlying the issue of self-neglect by senior citizens
• Includes policy approaches crafted to address the issue at a societal level
• Raises ethical questions based in the role of government in solving social problems