Announcements - Publications

The 2016 Edition – Compendium: Generations, Intergenerational Relations and Generational Policy

Kurt Lüscher, Andreas Hoff, Andrzej Klimczuk, Giovanni Lamura, Marta Renzi, Paulo de Salles Oliveira, Mariano Sánchez, Gil Viry, Eric Widmer, Ágnes Neményi, Enikő Veress, Cecilia Bjursell, Ann-Kristin Boström, Gražina Rapolienė, Sarmitė Mikulionienė, Sema Oğlak, Ayşe CanatanThe members of the International Network for the Analysis of Intergenerational Relations (Generationes) proudly present the most recent issue of the jointly produced compendium "Generations, Intergenerational Relations and Generational Policy".   This new version includes 12 languages: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Polish, Portuguese, Swedish (new), Hungarian (new), Turkish (new),…
Kurt Lüscher, Andreas Hoff, Andrzej Klimczuk, Giovanni Lamura, Marta Renzi, Paulo de Salles Oliveira, Mariano Sánchez, Gil Viry, Eric Widmer, Ágnes Neményi, Enikő Veress, Cecilia Bjursell, Ann-Kristin Boström, Gražina Rapolienė, Sarmitė Mikulionienė, Sema Oğlak, Ayşe Canatan (2016).The 2016 Edition – Compendium: Generations, Intergenerational Relations and Generational Policy, Konstanz: Universität Konstanz

New book – Economic Foundations for Creative Ageing Policy, Volume II

Andrzej KlimczukThis book shows that global population ageing is an opportunity to improve the quality of human life rather than a threat to economic competitiveness and stability. It describes the concept of the creative ageing policy as a mix of the silver economy, the creative economy, and the social and solidarity…
Andrzej Klimczuk (2017).New book – Economic Foundations for Creative Ageing Policy, Volume II, New York: Palgrave Macmillan

Routledge Handbook of Cultural Gerontology

Professor Julia Twigg (University of Kent) and Dr Wendy Martin (Brunel University London) Later years are changing under the impact of demographic, social and cultural shifts. No longer confined to the sphere of social welfare, they are now studied within a wider cultural framework that encompasses new experiences and new modes of being. Drawing on influences from the arts and humanities, and deploying…
Professor Julia Twigg (University of Kent) and Dr Wendy Martin (Brunel University London) (2015).Routledge Handbook of Cultural Gerontology, Abingdon: Routledge

Money and Later Life

Price, Debora and Livsey, Lynne As theorists emphasize the role of consumption and identity in daily practices and present new conceptualisations of later life as situated within cultural generational fields, this chapter examines how cultural gerontology informs our understanding of money and later life.  New modes of governing ageing populations rely on cultural change, expecting…
Price, Debora and Livsey, Lynne , (2015).'Money and Later Life', in Julia Twigg, Wendy Martin (Eds) Routledge Handbook of Cultural Gerontology, Abingdon: Routledge, pp.305-312