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The futures of old age, edited by John A. Vincent, Chris Phillipson, and Murna Downs

Label
The futures of old age
Title
The futures of old age
Statement of responsibility
edited by John A. Vincent, Chris Phillipson, and Murna Downs
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What is the future of old age? How will families, services, and economies adapt to an older population? This book places these questions, and many more, in the context of social and political change, and assesses what the various futures of old age might be
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
305.26
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HQ1061
LC item number
.F88 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Vincent, John A.
  • Phillipson, Chris
  • Downs, Murna
  • British Society of Gerontology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older people
  • Old age
  • Retirement
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • Old age
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Retirement
Label
The futures of old age, edited by John A. Vincent, Chris Phillipson, and Murna Downs
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published in association with BSG."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 218-245) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Visions of later life : golden cohort to generation Z / Andrew Blaikie -- Future 'conflicts' across generations and cohorts? / Vern L. Bengtson and Norella M. Putney -- Developments in the life course / Dale Dannefer and Casey Miklowski -- Ageing and social class : an enduring relationship / Alan Walker and Liam Foster -- Gender and later life : change, choice and constraints / Sara Arber -- Ethnicity and old age / James Nazroo -- The future of inequalities in retirement income / Debora Price and Jay Ginn -- Will the baby-boomers be better off than their parents in retirement? / Maria Evandrou and Jane Falkingham -- The future of stock-market pensions / Richard Minns -- Ageing selves and others : distinctiveness and uniformity in the struggle for intergenerational solidarity / Simon Biggs -- Biographical work and the future of the ageing self / Jaber F. Gubrium and James A. Holstein -- Ageing and belief : between tradition and change / Peter G. Coleman, Marie A. Mills and Peter Speck -- Will our old age be healthier? / Christina Victor -- Is there a better future for people with dementia and their families? / Murna Downs and Errollyn Bruce -- The future of well-being : quality of life of older people in the twenty-first century / John Bond and Lynne Corner -- The ageing of family life transitions / Sarah Harper -- Flying solo in old age : widowed and divorced men and women in later life / Kate Davidson -- Housing and future living arrangements / Sheila Peace -- Anti-ageing science and the future of old age / John Vincent -- Ageing and globalization / Chris Phillipson -- The future life course, migration and old age / Tony Warnes
Control code
326074159
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 255 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781446211533
Lccn
2005934447
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9781412901079
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
b01073c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)326074159
Label
The futures of old age, edited by John A. Vincent, Chris Phillipson, and Murna Downs
Publication
Note
"Published in association with BSG."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 218-245) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Visions of later life : golden cohort to generation Z / Andrew Blaikie -- Future 'conflicts' across generations and cohorts? / Vern L. Bengtson and Norella M. Putney -- Developments in the life course / Dale Dannefer and Casey Miklowski -- Ageing and social class : an enduring relationship / Alan Walker and Liam Foster -- Gender and later life : change, choice and constraints / Sara Arber -- Ethnicity and old age / James Nazroo -- The future of inequalities in retirement income / Debora Price and Jay Ginn -- Will the baby-boomers be better off than their parents in retirement? / Maria Evandrou and Jane Falkingham -- The future of stock-market pensions / Richard Minns -- Ageing selves and others : distinctiveness and uniformity in the struggle for intergenerational solidarity / Simon Biggs -- Biographical work and the future of the ageing self / Jaber F. Gubrium and James A. Holstein -- Ageing and belief : between tradition and change / Peter G. Coleman, Marie A. Mills and Peter Speck -- Will our old age be healthier? / Christina Victor -- Is there a better future for people with dementia and their families? / Murna Downs and Errollyn Bruce -- The future of well-being : quality of life of older people in the twenty-first century / John Bond and Lynne Corner -- The ageing of family life transitions / Sarah Harper -- Flying solo in old age : widowed and divorced men and women in later life / Kate Davidson -- Housing and future living arrangements / Sheila Peace -- Anti-ageing science and the future of old age / John Vincent -- Ageing and globalization / Chris Phillipson -- The future life course, migration and old age / Tony Warnes
Control code
326074159
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 255 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781446211533
Lccn
2005934447
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9781412901079
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
b01073c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)326074159

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