Culture Diversity and Elder Abuse: Implications for Research, Education, and Policy

Dong, XinQi
October 2012
Generations;Fall2012, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p40
Academic Journal
A major complexity in advancing the field of elder abuse is exemplified by the issues of cultural diversity surrounding elder abuse. We need more studies to fill in knowledge gaps. A community-based participatory research approach could be one model; culturally appropriate education and training are necessary for all involved in eldercare; and there must be continued effort to fund existing elder justice legislation.


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