Dr. David A. Hamburg
Please see Learning to Live Together: Preventing Hatred and Violence in Child and Adolescent Development, authored by David A. Hamburg and his wife Beatrix A. Hamburg (New York: Oxford University Press, 2004).
Please note that the entire HumanDHS website is maintained by volunteers since its inception in 2003, and this is mainly done by Evelin Lindner. Until 2012, she usually pasted interesting news into this Links section, since July 2012, she also tags interesting information here.
Complete Retirement 'Bad for You'
Giving up work completely on retirement could be bad for your health, US research suggests. The study of 12,189 people found retirees who take on temporary or part-time work have fewer major diseases, and function better day to day. The findings were significant even after considering people's physical and mental health before retirement. The University of Maryland study appears in the Journal of Occupational Health Psychology. The researchers examined data on 12,189 people, who were aged 51-61 at the beginning of the study. “ All the evidence suggests that if your mental wellbeing is depleted it will affect you physically ”...
Please read more at http://news.bbc.co.uk/go/pr/fr/-/2/hi/health/8307750.stm.
Towards a Multi-Age Society: The Cultural Dimensions of Age Policies
The MOST Secretariat is pleased to invite you to attend the conference "Towards a multi-age society: The cultural dimensions of age policies" which the MOST (Management of Social Transformations) Programme will organize in co-operation with the European Economic and Social Committee, EUNIC and AGE, from 29 to 30 November 2006, in the European Economic and Social Committee, Brussels, Belgium.
Aysegül Acar-Dreyer (2005)
Montessori Work Helps Elderly with Dementia: Montessori principles can help us achieve our potential at the beginning and towards the end of our life journey.
Information compiled by Ayşegül Acar-Dreyer – AysegulA@aol.com
Peace from Harmony
Please see what Leo Semashko (Director of Peace from Harmony, on behalf of 78 its co-authors) writes about Children’s Suffrage Executed by Parents and Guardians
and see also International Decade for a Culture of Peace and Non-Violence for the Children of the World.