Active Ageing, Active Learning

Issues and Challenges

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ISBN: 978-94-007-2110-4 (Print) 978-94-007-2111-1 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 1-7

    Introduction

  3. Ageing Issues and Provisions for Learning

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 9-9

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 11-20

      Lifelong Learning, Welfare and Mental Well-being into Older Age: Trends and Policies in Europe

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      Pages 21-33

      Issues in Learning and Education for the Ageing

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 35-63

      Successful Ageing and International Approaches to Later-Life Learning

  4. Research Methods on Ageing Issues

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 65-65

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 67-87

      Using Narrative Inquiry and Analysis of Life Stories to Advance Elder Learning

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 89-102

      Toward Critical Narrativity: Stories of Ageing in Contemporary Social Policy

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      Pages 103-118

      Active Ageing: Developing a Quantitative Multidimensional Measure

  5. Provisions for Ageing in Parts of Asia and Hong Kong

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 119-119

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      Pages 121-139

      Chinese Ageism Lives On: Grassroots Reports on Elderly Learning in Shaanxi, Jiangxi, and Jiangsu

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      Pages 141-161

      Elderly Learning in Chinese Communities: China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Singapore

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      Pages 163-174

      Active Ageing, Active Learning: Elder Learning in Hong Kong

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 175-180