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Author Lloyd-Sherlock, Peter.

Title Population Ageing and International Development : From Generalisation to Evidence
Published Bristol : The Policy Press, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (306 pages)
Contents Population ageing and international development; Contents; List of figures and tables; List of abbreviations; Acknowledgements; Notes on the author; Introduction; 1. International development and population; 2. Experiencing later life in contexts of development; 3. Older people, pensions and development; Afterword: the impacts of the current global economic crisis on pension schemes; 4. Population ageing and health; 5. Later life and social relations: family, migration and care; 6. Ageing and development in South Africa; 7. Ageing and development in Argentina
8. Ageing and development in India9. Conclusions and overview; References; Index
Summary This original book analyses the links between development, population ageing and the experiences of older people, especially in developing countries where more than 80% of the increase in people aged over 60 will take place over the coming decades
Notes Description based upon print version of record
Subject Age distribution (Demography) -- Developing countries.
Economic development -- Developing countries.
Older people -- Developing countries -- Economic conditions.
Older people -- Developing countries -- Social conditions.
Population aging -- Developing countries.
Social sciences.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781847421944