Swedish name: Socialt arbete med äldre
This syllabus is valid: 2018-08-20 and until further notice
Syllabus for courses starting after 2018-08-20
Course code: 2SA037
Credit points: 15
Education level: Second cycle
Main Field of Study and progress level:
Social Work: Second cycle, has only first-cycle course/s as entry requirements
Grading scale: VG Pass with distinction, G Pass, U Fail
Responsible department: Department of Social Work
Revised by: Head of Department of Social Work, 2017-12-07
Moral norms in older swedish women´s drinking narratives. Enduring patterns and successivelty new features
Nordic Studies on Alcohol and Drugs 29(4): 371-396 : 2012 :
Alcohol use disorders in elderly people redefining an age old problem in old age.
O´Connell H, Chin Av, Cunningham C, Lawlor B
British Medical Journal. 327(7416): 664-667. : 2003 :
Mapping marketization: concepts and goals. In Gabrielle Meagher & Marta Szebehely (eds) Marketisation in Nordic eldercare: a research report on legislation, oversight, extent and consequences.
Anttonen Anneli, Meagher Gabrielle
Stockholm: Department of social work Stockholm university : 2013 :
Marketisation in Nordic eldercare: a research report on legislation, oversight, extent and consequences.
I hope he dies before me. Unravelling debates about aging with intellectual disability.
In N. Watson, A. Roulstone, & C. Thomas, (Eds), Routledge Companion to Disability Studies (pp. 426-439) London: Routledge. (available by the department) : 2012 :
Bornat, Joanna, Dimmock, Brian, Jones, David & Peace, Shelia (1999)
Stepfamilies and older people: evaluating the implications of family change for an aging population. Aging and Society, vol. 19, no. 2:239-261.
The Health and Social Service Needs of Gay and Lesbian Elders and Their Families in Canada. The Gerontologist, vol. 43, no. 2:192-202
Brotman Shari, Ryan Bill, Cormier Robert
Globalization, Women´s Migration, and the long-Term-Care Workforce. The Gerontologist, vol. 48, no. 1:16-24
Browne Colette V, Braun Kathryn L
Medicalization and Social Control
Annual Review of Sociology Vol 18:209-232 : 1992 :
Annual Review of Sociology Vol 18
Elder Abuse in Residential Settings in Sweden.
Saveman B-I, Åström S, Bucht G, Norberg A
Journal of Elder Abuse & Neglect, vol. 10 (1-2): 43-60. : 1999 :
Care managers experiences of cross-cultural needs assessment meetings: the case of late-in-life immigrants
Forssell E, Torres S, Olaison A
Ageing and Society, 35(3): 576-601. : 2015 :
Viagra: Medical Technology Construction Aging Masculinity
Gross Gregory, Blundo Robert
Journal of Sociology and Social Welfare Vol. XXXII, No 1:85-97 : 2005 :
The vulnerable life course: poverty and social assistance among middle-aged and older women. Ageing and Society, vol. 22:709-728
Gender and the Division of Houshold Labor in Older Couples: A European Perspective. Journal of Family Issues, vol. 28, no 3:399-421.
Hank Karsten, Jürges Hendrik
Seeking exemptions from nursing home routines: Residents everyday influence attempts and institutional order
Journal of aging studies, vol 24:292-301 :
Universal old-age pension in an aging China: Can China learn from Sweden?
Johansson S, Cheng S
International Social Work. 1-16. : 2014 :
The natural, the normal and the normative: Contested terrains in ageing and old age.
Jones I.R, Higgs P.F
Social Sciene & Medicine. 71, 1513-1519. : 2010 :
Socialt arbete med äldre
Jönson Håkan, Harnett Tove
1. utg. : Stockholm : Natur & Kultur : 2015 : 278 s. :
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The exclusion of older people in disability activism and policies A case of inadvertent ageism?
Jönsson H, Taghizadeh Larsson S
Journal of Ageing Studies, 23: 69-77. : 20009 :
Framing of Intimate Care in Home Care Services
Kalman Hildur, Andersson Katarina
European Journal of Social Work (ISSN 1369-1457) (EISSN 1468-2664) :
Loss and Grieving: Selves between Autonomy and Dependence.
PhanEx Vol 7 (2): 1-27 : 2012 :
Karner Tracy X
Professional Caring: Homecare Workers as Fictive Kin. Journal of Aging Studies, vol. 12, no 1:69-82.
Critical perspectives on successful aging: does it appeal more than it illuminates?
Katz S, Calasanti T
The Gerontologist, 55(1): 26-33. : 2015 :
Busy Bodies: Activity, Aging, and the Management of Everyday Life. Journal of Aging Studies, vol. 14, no. 2:135-152.
Widowhood and the end of spousal care-giving:relief of wear and tear. Ageing and Society, vol. 28, 551-570.
Keene Jennifer Reid, Prokos Anastasia H
Mallett, Shelley (2004)
Understanding home: a critical review of the literature. The Sociological Review, vol. 52, no. 1:62-89
Marketising trends i Swedish eldercare: competition, choicce and calls for stricter regulation.
Erlandsson Sara, Storm Palle, Strantz Anneli, Marta Szebehely, Trydegård Gun-Britt
Stockholm: Department of social work, Stockholm University : 2013 :
The Human Rights of Older Persons: A Growing Challenge.
Human Rights Law Review, 11(1): 37-66. : 2011 :
Olaison, Anna & Cedersund Elisabet (2006)
Assessment for home care: Negotiating solutions for individual needs. Journal of Aging Studies, vol. 20:367-380.
Salander, Pär & Agneta Spetz (2002)
How do patients and spouses deal with the serious facts of malignant glioma. Palliative Medicine, vol. 16:305-313.
Siebert, Darcy C, Mutran, Elisabeth J & Reitzes, Donald (1999)
Friendship and Social Support: The Importance of Role Identity to Aging Adults. Social Work, vol. 44, no. 6:522-533.
A Pilot study of birthday cards as vignettes: Methodological reflections on the elusive everyday ageism.
Snellman F, Johansson S, Kalman H
International Journal of Humanities and Social Science, 2(7): 21-33. : 2012 :
Social omsorg i socialt arbete : grunder och fördjupningar
Första upplagan : Malmö : Gleerups :  : 251 sidor :
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Sufficient competence in community elderly care? Results from a competence measurement of nursing staff
Bing-Jonsson P.C, Hofoss D, Kirkevold M, Torunn B.I, Foss C
BMC Geriatrics, vol. 15(5) DOI: 10.1186/s12912-016-0124-z : 2016 :
Home care for older people in Sweden: a universal model in transition.
Szebehely M, Trydegård G-B
Health and Social Care in the Community, 20(3): 300-309. : 2012 :
Torres, Sandra (2006)
Elderly Immigrants in Sweden: ”Otherness” Under Construction. Journal of Ethnic Migration Studies, vol. 32, no. 8:1341-1358.
The 'Other' in end-of-life care: care providers on patients with migrant backgrounds.
Torres S, Ågård P, Milberg A
Journal of Intercultural Studies, vol. 37, no.2, p. 103-117. DOI: 10.1080/07256868.2016.1141756 : 2016 :
Twigg, Julia (2000)
Carework as a form of bodywork. Ageing & Society, vol. 20:389-411.
Violence in institutional care for elderly people from the perspective of involved care providers.
Sandvide Å, Åström S, Norberg A, Saveman B-I
Scandinavian Journal of Caring Science, vol. 18 (4): 351-357. : 2004 :
Wellbeing and gender equality for the elderly in the context of Arctic Sweden
Nordic Journal on Law and Society, vol. 01(01-02): 176-193 : 2017 :
The body as existential midpoint - the aging and dying body of nursing home residents. Journal of Aging Studies, 24, 2, 96-110
Zink, Therese C, Jacobson, Jeff jr., Pabst, Saundra Regan, Fisher, Bonnie S (2006)
A Lifetime of Intimate Partner Violence: Coping Strategies of Older Women. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, vol. 21, no. 5:634-651.