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Author Pipher, Mary Bray.
Title Another country : navigating the emotional terrain of our elders / Mary Pipher.
Imprint New York : Riverhead Books, 2000, c1999.

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  HQ1063.6 .P57 2000    AVAILABLE  LOCAL CIRC ONLY
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  HQ1063.6 .P57 2000    AVAILABLE  LOCAL CIRC ONLY
Author Pipher, Mary Bray.
Subject Aging parents -- United States -- Psychology.
Aging parents -- Family relationships -- United States.
Aging parents -- Care -- United States.
Adult children -- Family relationships -- United States.
Loss (Psychology) in old age -- United States.
Aged -- psychology.
Family Relations.
Parent-Child Relations.
Description xx, 328 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents Prelude : Lake Louise -- Introduction -- pt. 1. Landscape of age -- 1. Another country -- 2. Xenophobia : our fears divide us -- 3. Time zones : from a communal to an individualistic culture -- 4. The Great Divide : psychology -- pt. 2. Discovering new lands : relationships between the generations -- 5. Traveling together : the things we carry -- 6. Homesick for heaven -- 7. The weariest river -- pt. 3. Moving toward wholeness -- 8. Let a thousand old flowers bloom : resiliency -- 9. We grow our souls together : grandparents -- 10. Building a village -- Coda : Surullinen tango.
Summary An exploration into the period of transition that marks the beginnings of old age offers a compassionate view of ways to build communication between generations.
ISBN 1573227846 (pbk.)
9781573227841 (pbk.)
OCLC # 43694918