2 edition of Ageing and social change found in the catalog.
Ageing and social change
New Year School (34th 1982-1983 University of Ghana)
Includes bibliographical references.
|Other titles||Aging and social change.|
|Statement||editor, J. Opare-Abetia.|
|Contributions||Opare-Abetia, J., University of Ghana. Institute of Adult Education.|
|LC Classifications||HQ1064.G4 N48 1983|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 94 p. :|
|Number of Pages||94|
|LC Control Number||89158585|
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Drawing on fascinating oral histories of older people's memories in both Eastern and Western Europe, this book presents illuminating views on peoples' quests for existential meaning in later life.
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Founded inthe Aging & Social Change Research Network is a forum for discussion of challenges and opportunities for a rapidly growing segment of the population worldwide. The process of aging is a concern for individuals, families, communities, and nations.
The social context of aging provides a rich background for community dialogue on this, one of the critical. Ageing and social change in Australia Cathy Gong and Hal Kendig This chapter aims to provide a constructive understanding of social change and ageing in Australia.
It presents a history of ideas and evidence on ageing in order to reveal the societal context that has shaped successive cohorts reaching later life. Contemporary. The book explores the relationship between embodiment and the production of the key structures which frame agency to map out potential for social change.
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Book Description. Exploring European changes in religious and secular beliefs and practices related to life passages, this book provides a deeper understanding of the impacts of social change on personal identity and adjustment across the life course, According to latest research, Europeans who consider religious services appropriate to mark life passages significantly.
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Exploring European changes in religious and secular beliefs and practices related to life passages, this book provides a Brand: Taylor And Francis. Book Description: This volume provides evidence from many of Australia’s leading scholars from a range of social science disciplines to support policies that address challenges presented by Australia’s ageing population.
It builds on presentations made to the Symposium of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia. Ageing populations – the Economic and Social Consequences Two hundred years ago Thomas Malthus published his Essay on the Principle of Population, in which he predicted a future of gloom and doom for humanity.
Population growth, he said, would outstrip food supply, leading to widespread poverty and mass famine.
About 30 years ago the Club of Rome, an international. Ageing, Ritual and Social Change presents an invaluable resource for all those exploring issues of ageing, including those looking from perspectives of sociology and psychology of religion, social and oral history and East-Central European studies.
Written in a highly accessible style, this book examines a range of topics, including demographic change across high- and low-income countries, theories of social ageing, changing definitions of 'age', retirement trends, family and intergenerational relations, poverty and inequality, and health and social care in later life.
The book also 5/5(3). This book explores the way in which social work is critically engaging with the theme of active ageing, in light of, or maybe as a reaction to, the policy responses witnessed within the context of large-scale and rapid demographic change.
This book was originally published as a special issue of the European Journal of Social Work. Get this from a library. Ageing, the body and social change: running in later life. [Emmanuelle Tulle] -- "This book explores the relationship between embodiment and the production of the key structures which frame agency to map out potential for social change.
It uses modalities of ageing embodiment in. Ageing & Society is an interdisciplinary and international journal devoted to the understanding of human ageing and the circumstances of older people in their social and cultural contexts. It draws contributions and has readers from many disciplines including gerontology, sociology, demography, psychology, economics, medicine, social policy and the humanities.
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Free shipping for many products. Book Preview – Ageing, Ritual and Social Change, edited by Coleman, Koleva and Bornat Our book connects the subject of ageing with that of religion in contemporary European society.
This might seem a natural association to make but in fact is largely missing in current research in both gerontology and religious studies. Handbook of Aging and the Social Sciences, Eighth Edition, presents the extraordinary growth of research on aging individuals, populations, and the dynamic culmination of the life course, providing a comprehensive synthesis and review of the latest research findings in the social sciences of aging.
This volume provides evidence from many of Australia’s leading scholars from a range of social science disciplines to support policies that address challenges presented by Australia’s ageing population.
It builds on presentations made to the Symposium of the Academy of the Social Sciences in Australia.
The material is in four parts. The book also outlines a public policy on ageing in the perspective of the changes over the last few decades (Slovenia) and the case demonstrating solutions to accelerate self-reliance as a key to Author: Andrzej Klimczuk, Łukasz Tomczyk.
DEVELOPMENTS IN SOCIAL GERONTOLOGY THEORY: THE 2ND TRANSFORMATION •Social Phenomenology/Social Constructionism •A point of view in studying social life that places an emphasis on the assumptions and meanings of experience rather than the “objective” facts, with a focus on understanding rather than explaining.
The book provides a platform for a new social gerontology that sees ageing as central to our understanding of social change. It examines social, cultural and political changes in Europe and North America to address the need for a text that moves the study of ageing from social policy towards the mainstream of social by: T1 - Ageing, Ritual and Social Change: Comparing the Secular and Religious in Eastern and Western Europe, by Peter Coleman et al eds.
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Ageing, as gerontological research shows, is not a straightforward linear trajectory towards inevitable physical, personal and social decline but a dynamic process of highly variable change: ageing is simultaneously a collective human condition and an.
Ageing and the use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) are two defining trends of our times. On the one hand, an ageing society is regarded in Europe as an indisputable part of social dynamics: byestimates predict that the elderly will account for 16 percent of the global population.
George Magnus's The Age of Aging is an account of the great population transitions currently under way around the world. Magnus is a renowned City of London economist, now at UBS, and his new book is a guide for the general reader on how the greying of the world will change everything, everywhere.
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Ageing, meaning and social structure is a unique book advancing critical discourse in gerontology and makes a major contribution to understanding key Brand: Policy Press. Demographic change and caregiving are indisputable realities that concern all of us as human beings.
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This is not simply a ‘second edition, updated and revised’– as the change of title from Ageing and Social Policy in Australia confirms. While acknowledging its ‘predecessor’, the book offers and delivers reflections on the growing body of research and debate, as well as analysis and critique of major Australian policy developments Cited by: ageing research, neurodegenerative diseases, including Alzheimer’s, as well as in socioeconomic dimensions of ageing.
The challenge -based approach of Horizon — the EU’s new programme for research and innovation — fits perfectly with the pressing need to address issues resulting from demographic change and ageing.A United Nations report, World Population Aging: – (), set forth four important conclusions regarding the trend of populationpopulation aging is unprecedented in the history of humanity.
Byit is predicted the worldwide number of persons aged 60 years and older will be larger than the number of persons aged 15 years and under.