Population Aging

The Transformation of Societies

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ISBN: 978-94-007-4049-5 (Print) 978-94-007-4050-1 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xix

  2. Aging and Societies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-17

      A Silent Revolution

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      Pages 19-36

      The New Demography

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      Pages 37-51

      National Trends

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      Pages 53-72

      The ‘New Era’ in Health

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      Pages 73-88

      Survival and Health

  3. Communities, Families and Individuals

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 89-89

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      Pages 91-104

      Community Change

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      Pages 105-119

      Community Participation

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      Pages 121-133

      Family Change

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      Pages 135-149

      Family Resources

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      Pages 151-165

      Successful Aging

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      Pages 167-181

      The Third Age

  4. Policies and Prospects

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 183-183

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      Pages 185-196

      Policy Concepts

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      Pages 197-208

      Policy Responses

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      Pages 209-225

      Aging in Asia

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      Pages 227-242

      Policy Responses in Asia

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      Pages 243-261

      Prospects

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      Pages 263-282

      Risks and Resilience

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 283-292