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Research Seminar: Creative Ageing: Has our time come?

Price - freeDate - February 05, 2019The University of Derby's Creative Ageing Research Cluster invite you to attend a seminar on 'Creative Ageing: Has our time come? Developments in politics, policy and understanding' with Paul Cann (Age UK Oxfordshire) and Alexandra Coulter (Arts & Health South West). We've added years to life but have we added life to…

CfP Thinking Ageing and Older Age

Conference/Meeting - Thinking Ageing and Older Age MICRA PhD and Early Career ConferenceDate - June 13, 2019Deadline - April 01, 2019With an ageing global population, research about ageing and older people is increasingly important. This one day conference aims to showcase the range of research among postgraduate and early career researchers from across disciplines taking ageing as its focus. We welcome researchers interested in and working on ageing and older…

Call for Applications: Postdoctoral Position 2018, Santiago de Chile

Employer - Millennium Center for the Study of the Life Course and Vulnerability (MLIV)Deadline - October 30, 2018The Millennium Center for the Study of the Life Course and Vulnerability (MLIV) is an interdisciplinary research center publicly funded by the Millennium Scientific Initiative by the Ministry of Economy of Chile (MINECON) based in Santiago de Chile. The MLIV brings together sociologists, economists, demographers, and physicians from several Chilean…

CfP: Media Discourses on Inequalities in Old-Age Care

Conference/Meeting - Special Issue in the Journal of Ageing and Later Life (IJAL)Deadline - November 01, 2018Guest Edited by EVA SOOM AMMANN (Bern University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland) Call for contributions for an upcoming special issue in the Journal of Ageing and Later Life (IJAL): MEDIA DISCOURSES ON INEQUALITIES IN OLD-AGE CARE Guest Edited by EVA SOOM AMMANN (Bern University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland) in collaboration with…

CfP: Perspectives and Theories of Social Innovation for Ageing Population

Deadline - June 27, 2018 / 27/06/2018In collaboration with the journals Frontiers in Sociology & Frontiers in Public Health (www.frontiersin.org) we are bringing together a selected group of international experts to contribute to an open-access article collection on: "Perspectives and Theories of Social Innovation for Ageing Population"   Guest Editors: Andrzej Klimczuk, Warsaw School of Economics,…

Selected Contemporary Challenges of Ageing Policy

Łukasz Tomczyk, Andrzej Klimczuk, Ruta Braziene, Giovanna Del Gobbo, Glenda Galeotti, Gilda Esposito, Angelika Felska, Jaroslava Hasmanová Marhánková, Valentina Hlebec, Tatjana Rakar, Krystyna Kamińska, Magdalena Leszko, Beata Bugajska, Liga Rasnača, Endija Rezgale-Straidoma, Doga B. Sariipek, Seyran G. Çuhadar, Erik Selecký This volume-"Selected Contemporary Challenges of Aging Policy"-is the most international of all published monographs from the series "Czech-Polish-Slovak Studies in Andragogy and Social Gerontology." Among the scholars trying to grasp the nuances and trends of social policy, there are diverse perspectives, resulting not only from the extensive knowledge of the…
Łukasz Tomczyk, Andrzej Klimczuk, Ruta Braziene, Giovanna Del Gobbo, Glenda Galeotti, Gilda Esposito, Angelika Felska, Jaroslava Hasmanová Marhánková, Valentina Hlebec, Tatjana Rakar, Krystyna Kamińska, Magdalena Leszko, Beata Bugajska, Liga Rasnača, Endija Rezgale-Straidoma, Doga B. Sariipek, Seyran G. Çuhadar, Erik Selecký (2017).Selected Contemporary Challenges of Ageing Policy, Kraków: Uniwersytet Pedagogiczny w Krakowie

Generations, intergenerational relationships, generational policy: A multilingual compendium – Edition 2017

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, Ana Vujović, Ajda Svetelšek, Nedim Gavranović, Olga Ivashchenko, Valentina Shipovskaya, Qing Lin, Xiying WangThe 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 17 languages: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Polish, Portuguese, Swedish, Hungarian, Turkish, Romanian, Lithuanian, Slovenian (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, Ana Vujović, Ajda Svetelšek, Nedim Gavranović, Olga Ivashchenko, Valentina Shipovskaya, Qing Lin, Xiying Wang (2017).Generations, intergenerational relationships, generational policy: A multilingual compendium – Edition 2017, Konstanz: Universität Konstanz

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

CfP ESPAnet Poland Conference – Stream: Social Innovation and Technological Innovation in Ageing Policies in the European Union

Conference/Meeting - ESPAnet Poland Conference 2017Date - September 25, 2017Deadline - May 15, 2017 / 27/06/2018The 4th International Conference ESPAnet-Poland Wroclaw, 25-27 September 2017 The theme of the conference is “Social Policy: Controversies and Paradoxes”. The conference is organized by Department of Sociology and Social Policy at the Wroclaw University of Economics, as well as the Polish Social Policy Association.   Stream 19: “Social Innovation…

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