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Title The ageing and development report : poverty, independence, and the world's older people / HelpAge International ; edited by Judith Randel, Tony German, and Deborah Ewing
Published London : Earthscan Publications, 1999
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 200 pages)
Contents Part Part I: An Introduction to Ageing and Development -- chapter 1 Development and the Rights of Older People / by Mark Gorman -- chapter 2 Poverty and Livelihoods in an Ageing World / by Amanda Heslop -- chapter 3 Gender and Ageing edited by Deborah Ewing -- chapter 4 Reinforcing Capability: Informal Community-based Support Services for Older People in the Developing World / by Mark Gorman -- chapter 5 Ageing and Health / by Alex Kalache and Kasturi Sen -- chapter 6 Older People's Strategies in Times of Social and Economic Transformation / by Peter Lloyd-Sherlock -- chapter 7 Economic Security in Old Age: A Family-Government Partnership / by James H Schulz -- chapter 8 Change, Family Life, Coping Strategies and Seniors by Denise Eldemire-Shearer -- chapter 9 Conflict, Humanitarian Assistance and Older People / by Anthony Zwi -- part Part II: The State of the World's Older People -- chapter 10 The Situation of Older People in Latin America and the Caribbean / by Martha Pelaez and Alberto Palloni -- chapter 11 The Situation of Older People in Rural and Urban India / by Shubha Soneja -- chapter 12 The Situation of Older People in Cambodia by HelpAge International and the Cambodian Ministry of Social Affairs, / Labour and Veteran Affairs -- chapter 13 The Situation of Older People in Tanzania by HelpAge International -- chapter 14 The Situation of Older People in Zimbabwe / by Donald J Adamchak and Adrian O Wilson -- chapter 15 The Situation of Older People in the Transitional Economies of Eastern and Central Europe / by Mark Gorman -- part Part III: Ageing and Development Data -- chapter 46 National Policies on Ageing and Older People: A Review of the Status of Policies in 46 Countries
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Aging -- Social aspects -- Developing countries
Elderly poor -- Developing countries
Old age assistance -- Developing countries
Older people -- Developing countries -- Economic conditions
Older people -- Developing countries -- Social conditions
Aging -- Social aspects.
Elderly poor.
Old age assistance.
Older people -- Economic conditions.
Older people -- Social conditions.
Developing countries.
Form Electronic book
Author Ewing, Deborah.
German, Tony.
Randel, Judith.
HelpAge International.
ISBN 113419546X
Other Titles Ageing & development report
Aging and development report