Book Review: “Dear Life. On Caring for the Elderly” by Karen Hitchcock [Synopsis Only]

The essay/book ‘Dear Life. On Caring for the Elderly’ by Karen Hitchcock continues a theme explored in the previous two issues of The Nathaniel Report, the plight of the elderly. This timely essay, which includes real stories, describes how social attitudes towards the elderly shape the way rest-homes, hospitals, and health professionals organise and either limit or extend their care of the elderly.

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