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Precarity and ageing : understanding insecurity and risk in later life

Author: Amanda Grenier; Chris Phillipson; Richard A Jr Settersten; ProQuest (Firme)
Publisher: Bristol, England ; Chicago, Illinois : Policy Press, [2020] ©2020
Series: Ageing in a global context.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This edited collection develops an exciting new approach to understanding the changing cultural, economic and social circumstances facing different groups of older people.

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Genre/Form: Livres numériques
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Amanda Grenier; Chris Phillipson; Richard A Jr Settersten; ProQuest (Firme)
ISBN: 9781447340850 144734085X 9781447340874 1447340876
OCLC Number: 1242418468
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (xii, 258 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Precarity and ageing: New perspectives for social gerontology ~ Amanda Grenier, Chris Phillipson and Rick Settersten Jr.;How life course dynamics matter for precarity in later life? ~ Rick Settersten Jr.;Precarious life, human development and the life course: critical intersections ~ Stephen Katz;Re-reading frailty through a lens of precarity: an explication of politics and the human condition of vulnerability ~ Amanda Grenier;Older workers and ontological precarity: between precarious employment, precarious welfare and precarious households ~ David Lain, Laura Airey, Wendy Loretto, Sarah Vickerstaff;Precarity, migration, and aging ~ Karen Kobayashi and Mushira Mohsin Khan;A framework to identify precarity in the social sciences: insights from qualitative research with older people ~ Elena Portacolone;Reconstructing dependency: precarity, precariousness and care in old age ~ Michael Fine;From precarious employment to precarious retirement: neoliberal health and long-term care in the United States ~ Larry Polivka and Baozhen Luo;Austerity and precarity: individual and collective agency in later life ~ Chris Phillipson;Precarity and ageing in the twenty-first century ~ Chris Phillipson, Amanda Grenier and Rick Settersten Jr..
Series Title: Ageing in a global context.
Responsibility: edited by Amanda Grenier, Chris Phillipson and Richard A. SetterstenJr.

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