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Aging, ethnicity and health policy in Australia.

Health Systems and Aging in Selected Pacific Rim Countries: Cultural Diversity and Change

Author: Kendig, H., Russell, H.
Year: 1998
Type: Book Section

Abstract:

Australia has developed substantial experience in responding to increased ethnic diversity of the older population. One-fifth of older people in Australia have been born outside English speaking countries. Strong partnerships are required between ethnic communities and governments (Office of Multicultural Affairs, 1995) to provide culturally appropriate services to the ethnic aged.

Further Details

Pages 19-44
Publish Location Vancouver
Publisher Simon Fraser University
Accession Number December, 2010
Keywords Australia, older, health improvement, policy compliance

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