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International year of the older person: research and images of ageing


Author: Kendig, H.
Type: Journal Article
Year: 1999


Over the past five years due to changes in funding and policy, ageing has moved into the research agenda of Australian social science. Various projects like the Ageing and Family Project, Health Status of Older People Project have contributed to the improvement of health and quality of life in old age. Large consultancies and evaluations have had some uses in developing aged care programs but these short term efforts, according to the author, seldom appear to make a lasting difference.

Further Details

Pages: 19-23
Volume: 18
Issue: 3
Accession Number: December, 2010
Keywords: Australia, older,legislation
Reads: 191