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The Silver century: Prospects and problems: Proceedings of symposium 2010

Author: Council on the Ageing (NSW),, Australian Association of Gerontology (NSW),
Type: Book
Year: 2011


The aim of the symposium was to pursue the prospects and problems arising from the twentieth-first century which is known as the "silver century". A particular focus was the need to recognise and understand the new demographic paradigm of "the Third Age" and promote the concept that people are living longer, adn the period between retirement and dependence is expanding rapidly. Also discussed were the policy deficiencies, especially that which treats the Third and Fourth Ages are identical.

Further Details

Publish Location: Sydney
Publisher: Council on the Ageing (NSW), Australian Association of Gerontology (NSW)
ISBN/ISSN: 9780980422313; 0980422329 (Mixed Media, E-Book, Online Resource)
Accession Number: March, 2011
Keywords: Aged, older
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