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    Interactionist Theory and Providing Elder Care

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    Apply the exchange, interactionist, structure-functionalist, or ecological perspective to the process of providing elder care.

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    The interactionist theory is often considered based in the language used by adults to teach or help children learn to be socially interactive. While this is a simplistic version, we can use the principles to aging and how people, especially those in middle age are caught in the middle of changing interaction with their elder parents or family members.

    As a child, people are dependent on their adult family and friends to teach them social behaviors and what is known ...

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    The solution provides a short review of elder care using the interactionist theory perspective.

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